The court has given you instructions embodying various rules of law to help guide you to a just and lawful verdict. Whether some of these instructions will apply will depend upon what you find to be the facts. The fact that I have instructed you on various subjects in this case [including that of damages] must not be taken as indicating an opinion of the court as to what you should find to be the facts or as to which party is entitled to your verdict.

NEV. J.I. 11.00

BAJI 15.22

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