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What is the official decision of the US Supreme Court called?

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The US Supreme Court's official decision is known as the "opinion" of the Court.

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The official decision of the Supreme Court is known as an opinion. Rulings by the US Supreme Court cannot be appealed by a higher court.


The decision by a judge is called a ruling. In appellate or the supreme court it is called a holding.


In the Supreme Court, the written decision and legal reasoning for a case is called an Opinion.


The agreed ruling of more than half of the Supreme Court justices is called a majority decision.


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US Supreme Court decisions are called opinions.


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The only court that can overturn a Supreme court decision is the Supreme court itself. The Supreme court is the highest ruling court in the United States of America.


The agreed ruling of more than half of the Supreme Court justices is called a majority decision; the written document is called a majority opinion or the "opinion of the Court."


The US Supreme Court decision is called the "opinion of the Court," which most often refers to the majority opinion (decision signed by the most justices) on a case. Sometimes, however, the "official decision" may be a "per curiam" ruling (issued unsigned) or a "plurality" (an opinion, often concurring in judgment, endorsed by more justices than the formal "opinion of the Court.").For more information, see Related Questions, below.


A majority opinion is the legal document that explains the legal reasoning behind a Supreme Court decision.


It's called a 'ruling' or a judgement.


Since you didn't say WHICH Supreme Court decision, there is no way to answer the question.


No it can't. The only way to overturn a supreme court decision is either another supreme court decision, or a constitutional amendment.



Congress cannot change a supreme court decision. They can only implement new legislation which the court can continue to rule on. To change the basis of a supreme court decision, the constitution needs to be changed.


supreme court's decision is the fynal decision. supreme court can ineterpret the law. supreme court hav a right to punish the personif he/she breaks the law.


The only court that can overturn a Supreme court decision is the Supreme court itself.


Because the supreme court is the highest ranking court.


The decision made by the Supreme Court is final.


The Supreme Court must have a simple majority to render a decision in a case.



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