issue of fact
- A disagreement about a significant detail within a case that has been presented through legal documents and must be officially settled through a legal decision to fully resolve the case
- The judge stated that there was an issue of fact that was yet to be resolved before passing the final judgment.
- During the hearing, it was clear that the parties disagreed on the issue of fact, slowing down the progression of the case.
- Addressing the issue of fact was crucial to reaching a verdict in the legal dispute.