In a Court Case - The First House is for the Defending Party. The Seventh House is for the Prosecuting Party. Tenth House for the Judge who in this case decides the outcome.
I also look at the Planetary Hour in which the Chart was cast. The Planetary Hour is [insert planet]. This planet represents [insert idea] which is the story behind the judge's situation. [This idea] is what defines the "situation" which is classified as illegal versus that which is not illegal.