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==Status of the approach==
After its formulation by Fisher, fiducial inference quickly attracted controversy{{Citation needed|date=March 2010}} and was never widely accepted. Indeed, counter-examples to the claims of Fisher for fiducial inference were soon published.{{Citation needed|date=March 2010}}
 
Fisher admitted that "fiducial inference" had problems. Fisher wrote to [[George A. Barnard]] that he was "not clear in the head" about one problem on fiducial inference,<ref name=Z>{{cite journal|doi=10.1214/ss/1177011233|title=R. A. Fisher and Fiducial Argument