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[Bug 12834] LEGEND should be allowed to NOT be exactly first child of FIELDSET ("The legend element" spec section)

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Date: Tue, 06 Dec 2011 00:46:08 +0000
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--- Comment #34 from Marat Tanalin | tanalin.com <mtanalin@yandex.ru> 2011-12-06 00:46:08 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #33)

Maybe this is what you are calling usecase: legend in my forms is usually
heading/title of the entire form. For example, poll form:

<form action="#" method="post"><fieldset>
    <legend>Some question</legend>
        <li><label><input type="radio" ...> Answer 1</label></li>
        <li><label><input type="radio" ...> Answer 2</label></li>
        <li><label><input type="radio" ...> Answer 3</label></li>
    <div><input type="submit" value="Vote" /></div>

I want to style legend _consistently_ across browsers _without_ workarounds and
tricks. Styling legend itself is inconsistent across browsers while styling
wrapper is consistent.

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