Distinguishing the Facts of the new case from the earlier case.
- Balfour v. Balfour ruled a legal contract could not be entered into by a married couple on the domestic agreement.
- Merritt v. Merritt avoided following the precedent as the couple were legally separated.
Over-Ruling a previous Precedent.
- Davis v. Johnson was overruled by Pepper v. Hart on the use of Hansard.
Reversing a previous Precedent.
- Re Cannings was found guilty of murder…