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Book Review Of Dalia Mitchell’S Architect Of Justice: Felix S. Cohen And The Founding Of American Pluralism, Edward A. Purcell Jr. Jan 2008

Book Review Of Dalia Mitchell’S Architect Of Justice: Felix S. Cohen And The Founding Of American Pluralism, Edward A. Purcell Jr.

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Tribute To John Pickering, Evan H. Caminker Jan 2005

Tribute To John Pickering, Evan H. Caminker

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I had the great fortune to work with John Pickering during my own stint as a young associate at Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering. One of my first projects at the firm was to assist John in writing an amicus brief in the landmark right-to-die case involving Nancy Cruzan. Learning to draft a Supreme Court brief from such a master advocate was a memorable experience. Of course, John taught me a great deal about first-rate brief writing, but much more significantly, he illustrated by example the possibility and importance of marrying reason with passion, and of dedicating one's energy and talents ...


Linking The Visions, Thomas A. Green Jan 2000

Linking The Visions, Thomas A. Green

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Professor Thomas Green talks about his teaching and work.


Linking The Visions, Christina B. Whitman Jan 2000

Linking The Visions, Christina B. Whitman

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Professor Christina Whitman talks about her teaching and her work.


Linking The Visions, Phoebe C. Ellsworth Jan 2000

Linking The Visions, Phoebe C. Ellsworth

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Professor Phoebe Ellsworth talks about her teaching and work.


Linking The Visions, Donald J. Herzog Jan 2000

Linking The Visions, Donald J. Herzog

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Professor Donald Herzog talks about his teaching and work.


Linking The Visions, Omri Ben-Shahar Jan 2000

Linking The Visions, Omri Ben-Shahar

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Professor Omri Ben-Shahar talks about his teaching and work.


Focus On Faculty, Richard D. Friedman Jan 1998

Focus On Faculty, Richard D. Friedman

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Professor Richard Friedman talks about his scholarship and work.


Focus On Faculty, William I. Miller Jan 1998

Focus On Faculty, William I. Miller

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Of late my interests, by free association and devious paths, have shifted to the emotions, especially those passions that accompany our moral and social failures.


Focus On Faculty - Rebecca S. Eisenberg, Rebecca S. Eisenberg Jan 1998

Focus On Faculty - Rebecca S. Eisenberg, Rebecca S. Eisenberg

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As a teenager, I had a passion for studying foreign languages. I loved immersing myself in an unfamiliar idiom, struggling to make sense of another system for parsing words and sentences to describe experiences and observations. I reveled in subtle differences in the meaning of words that were sometimes, but not always, equivalents in translation. Most intriguing of all were the occasional insights I gained into the limitations of my own language when I recognized that a foreign locution simply has no English equivalent.


Faculty Spotlight, Nicholas J. Rine Jan 1996

Faculty Spotlight, Nicholas J. Rine

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Professor Nicholas Rine talks about his teaching and work.


Faculty Spotlight, Michael Heller Jan 1996

Faculty Spotlight, Michael Heller

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Professor Michael Heller talks about his teaching and research.


Faculty Spotlight, Grace C. Tonner Jan 1996

Faculty Spotlight, Grace C. Tonner

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Professor Grace Tonner talks about her teaching and work.


Book Review Of Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes: Law And The Inner Self, By Edward White., Edward A. Purcell Jr. Jan 1995

Book Review Of Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes: Law And The Inner Self, By Edward White., Edward A. Purcell Jr.

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Thoughts And Lives. Book Reviews Of Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes: Law And The Inner Self, By G. Edward White; And Learned Hand: The Man And The Judge, By Gerald Gunther, William P. Lapiana Jan 1994

Thoughts And Lives. Book Reviews Of Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes: Law And The Inner Self, By G. Edward White; And Learned Hand: The Man And The Judge, By Gerald Gunther, William P. Lapiana

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. and Learned Hand shared a number of characteristics. Both well-known judges, they had uncommonly long careers on the bench and in old age attained a remarkable degree of public prominence. It is not too much to say that the legal profession idolized them both, and certain of their opinions remain staples of law school teaching. Both men even looked the part: Holmes' dramatic moustache and Hand's bushy eyebrows lent credence to the adjective "distinguished." 1 Now they both are the subjects of monumental biographies.


Harlan Without Relish. Review Of John Marshall Harlan: Great Dissenter Of The Warren Court, By Tinsley E. Yarbrough, Jethro K. Lieberman Jan 1991

Harlan Without Relish. Review Of John Marshall Harlan: Great Dissenter Of The Warren Court, By Tinsley E. Yarbrough, Jethro K. Lieberman

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Wade H. Mccree, Jr., David L. Chambers Jan 1988

Wade H. Mccree, Jr., David L. Chambers

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At Wade McCree's funeral service in Detroit, Otis Smith introduced the many people who spoke. Mr. Smith reminded us that, when Wade ceased to be Solicitor General, he had many offers from law firms in Washington and New York. Wade, he said, turned the offers down and chose to remain in public service. When Mr. Smith made this statement, my first thought was, "Wade didn't stay in public service. He became a law professor." After all, for so many of us teachers, life is a wonderful self-indulgence, the opportunity to read and write just what we please. But ...


Book Review: Earl Warren: A Public Life, By G. Edward White, Edward A. Purcell Jr. Jan 1983

Book Review: Earl Warren: A Public Life, By G. Edward White, Edward A. Purcell Jr.

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Alfred F. Conard And Allan F. Smith, Terrance Sandalow Jan 1981

Alfred F. Conard And Allan F. Smith, Terrance Sandalow

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I am delighted to be able to participate in honoring Al Conard and Allan Smith, but I confess that I am puzzled as to why I have been invited to speak. I have not had either as a teacher. Moreover, their scholarly contributions are sufficiently removed from my areas of interest that I cannot evaluate the importance of their work. Nor was I in a good position to observe Allan's service as Dean or as Vice President for Academic Affairs.