matter in issue

Definition of "matter in issue"
  1. A point or topic that is central to a legal dispute or disagreement
How to use "matter in issue" in a sentence
  1. The judge explained that the matter in issue was the legality of the contract.
  2. The matter in issue for this case concerns property rights, which are clearly outlined in the constitution.
  3. It was determined that the matter in issue revolved around the implementation of the will.

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