.1 Please enter the correct citation for the Supreme Court case of George Bush against Albert Gore, Jr., which was decided on December 12, 2000 and is recorded on page 98 of volume 531 in the United States Reporter.
2. Please list all of the courts whose decisions are binding upon the federal district court for the District of Minnesota.
3. From the following sources of law within our legal system, list them in the order of most binding to least binding (assume all involved laws are valid) and explain why that order exists.
a. state constitution;
b. federal constitution;
c. state legislation;
d. federal legislation;
4. Provide a hypothetical example of a situation when:
i. a case would be mandatory authority in your state even though it originated in another state.
ii. a case would not be mandatory authority in your state even though it originated in your state
This question is not asking for a citation to an actual case; it is asking you to give an example of a situation, and explain your reasoning.