English Legal Methods and System – Portfolio Part 2: Essay 1,500 word written piece of coursework Through analysis of relevant case law, discuss the role of obiter dicta and dissenting judgments as sources of persuasive precedent. PLEASE NOTE: This is primarily a research piece of work and, therefore, you must be able to show that you have a fundamental understanding of the topic and are able to discuss and analyse elements which are central to the question. This essay counts towards 45% of your Assessment. The word limit 1,500 words. The word limit does not include references/bibliography. You must reference according to OSCOLA and include a full bibliography.