Joseph Kimble

WMU–Cooley Law School

Professor Emeritus

300 S. Capitol Avenue

Lansing, MI 48933

United States

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Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

The Best Test of a New Lawyer's Writing

Michigan Bar Journal, Vol. 89, p. 40, December 2010
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 22 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2011
Joseph Kimble
WMU–Cooley Law School
Downloads 270 (84,449)

Abstract:

legal writing, lawyering skills, writing test, performance test, employment, hiring

2.

Where Should the Citations Go?

Michigan Bar Journal, Vol. 89, p. 56, July 2010
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 08 Mar 2011
Joseph Kimble
WMU–Cooley Law School
Downloads 217 (105,989)

Abstract:

legal writing, footnotes, citations, placement of citaions

3.

Please Vote on Two Citation Formats

Michigan Bar Journal, Vol. 89, p. 44, May 2010
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 08 Mar 2011
Joseph Kimble
WMU–Cooley Law School
Downloads 35 (368,556)

Abstract:

legal writing, citations, footnotes, placement of citations

4.

Still Another Example from the Proposed New Federal Rules of Evidence

Michigan Bar Journal, Vol. 88, p. 54, October 2009
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 31 May 2011
Joseph Kimble
WMU–Cooley Law School
Downloads 16 (462,482)

Abstract:

Legal Writing, Legal Drafting, Drafting, Federal Rules of Evidence, Restyled Federal Rules of Evidence

5.

A Drafting Example from the Proposed New Federal Rules of Evidence

Michigan Bar Journal, Vol. 88, p. 52, August 2009
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 31 May 2011
Joseph Kimble
WMU–Cooley Law School
Downloads 13 (467,690)

Abstract:

Legal Writing, Legal Drafting, Drafting, Federal Rules of Evidence, Restyled Federal Rules of Evidence

6.

One Last Example from the Proposed New Federal Rules of Evidence

Michigan Bar Journal, Vol. 88, p. 50, November 2009
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 31 May 2011
Joseph Kimble
WMU–Cooley Law School
Downloads 13 (483,376)

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Another Example from the Proposed New Federal Rules of Evidence

Michigan Bar Journal, Vol. 88, p. 46, September 2009
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 31 May 2011
Joseph Kimble
WMU–Cooley Law School
Downloads 12 (483,376)

Abstract:

Legal Writing, Legal Drafting, Drafting, Federal Rules of Evidence, Restyled Federal Rules of Evidence

8.

What the Michigan Supreme Court Wrought in the Name of Textualism and Plain Meaning: A Study of Cases Overruled, 2000–2015

Wayne Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 3, 2017
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Jul 2017
Joseph Kimble
WMU–Cooley Law School
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Abstract:

Michigan Supreme Court, textualism. ideology, judicial interpretation, canons of construction, plain meaning, plain language, dictionaries, surplusage canon

9.

A Curious Criticism of Plain Language

Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD, Vol. 13, 2016
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Dec 2016
Joseph Kimble
WMU–Cooley Law School
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Abstract:

Legal Writing, Rhetoric

10.

Ejusdem Generis: What Is It Good For?

Joseph Kimble, Ejusdem Generis: What Is It Good For?, 100 Judicature 48 (2016).
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 04 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2016
Joseph Kimble
WMU–Cooley Law School
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Abstract:

textualism. judicial interpretation, canons of constructions, ejusdem generis, noscitur a sociis, Yates v. United States

11.

The Doctrine of the Last Antecedent, the Example in Barnhart, Why Both are Weak, and How Textualism Postures

16 Scribes Journal of Legal Writing 5 (2014–2015),
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Jul 2016
Joseph Kimble
WMU–Cooley Law School
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Abstract:

textualism, judicial interpretation, canons of construction, doctrine of the last antecedent, legislative history