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Old January 29, 2013, 07:30 PM   #39
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Obiter dictum does not "create" law or "presumptively lawful restrictions" on people or things.
Didn't say it did, but to imply they don't have legal weight is disingenuous.

Heck, footnotes created the entire concept of standard of review. Imagine what a little dicta might do.
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