How Written Advocacy Shapes Doctrine (Part I): Did Bad Briefing Decide Lochner v. New York?
Douglas E. Abrams
University of Missouri School of Law
March 8, 2012
Precedent, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 24-27, Winter 2012
University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-03
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.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 5
Keywords: advocacy, doctrine, briefs, brief, briefing, Lochner
Date posted: March 9, 2012