The Law Review Follies

14 Pages Posted: 19 Mar 2019 Last revised: 21 Mar 2019

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Eric Segall

Georgia State University College of Law

Date Written: July 18, 2018


Law review articles are too long, have too many footnotes, and are selected for publication by well-meaning law students who can't possibly evaluate the merit of what they are reading. This essay documents just a few aspects of the Law Review Follies and suggests a few quick fixes.

Suggested Citation

Segall, Eric, The Law Review Follies (July 18, 2018). Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 50, No. 2, 2018, Georgia State University College of Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2019-06, Available at SSRN:

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