Obiter Dictum Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Obiter Dictum, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Obiter Dictum?

Remark or a comment made by the judge while making a decision in a case that is not of much importance or a part of the main matter but can be made as it is related to the case or has some legal value.