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George Orwell's Classic Essay on Writing: 'The Best Style 'Handbook' for Lawyers and Judges (Part II)


Douglas E. Abrams


University of Missouri School of Law

March 7, 2014

Precedent, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 29-32, Winter 2014
University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-07

Abstract:     
Professor Abrams authors a column, Writing It Right, in Precedent, the Missouri Bar's quarterly magazine. In a variety of contexts, the column stresses the fundamentals of quality legal writing - precision, conciseness, simplicity and clarity. Future columns will be posted as they are published, every three months or so.

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Keywords: Orwell, style, handbook, lawyers, judges, English, writing

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Date posted: March 11, 2014  

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Abrams, Douglas E., George Orwell's Classic Essay on Writing: 'The Best Style 'Handbook' for Lawyers and Judges (Part II) (March 7, 2014). Precedent, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 29-32, Winter 2014; University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-07. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2406060

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Douglas E. Abrams (Contact Author)
University of Missouri School of Law ( email )
Missouri Avenue & Conley Avenue
Columbia, MO 65211
United States
573-882-0307 (Phone)
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