The key passages tool shows you the most cited passages of a judgment. These are a reflection of the most influential parts of the judgment since it was handed down. The key passages update over time according to subsequent decisions.
- View the most cited passages of a judgment displayed in the left analysis panel.
- Click Highlight all quoted passages to see which sentences of the judgment have been subsequently quoted in a later case. The shade of highlighting depends on how often the sentence has been cited.
- To see which cases referred to the sentence, click on the highlighted passage. A pop-up list will appear showing you the case name, paragraph number and court.
- To link directly to subsequent references, click on the case name or paragraph number.