How would I create the following structure in LaTeX?

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You can use tcolorbox to get this formatting. Here is an MWE.


% Only if you want to change font

            \coordinate (X) at ([xshift=-1mm, yshift=-1.5mm]frame.north west);
            \node[align=right, text=#1, text width=2.5cm, anchor=north east] at (X) {#2};
            \draw[line width=0.5mm, color=#1] (frame.north west) -- (frame.south west); 



\fancybox{MyPink}{Define Situation}{
Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley 
\color{MyGrey}{\em It was popularised in the 1960s with the release of Letraset sheets containing Lorem Ipsum passages, and more recently with desktop publishing software like Aldus PageMaker including versions of Lorem Ipsum.}

\fancybox{MyGreen}{A Numbered List}{
    Some writing before list:
        \item Contrary to popular belief, Lorem Ipsum is ..
        \item Lorem Ipsum passages, and more recently
        \item Lorem Ipsum has been the industry


This generates:

fancy box


An idea to start:

\hfill\vrule width 2pt }\hfill
\parbox[t]{.7\linewidth}{bla... }

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