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Law And The Argumentative Theory, 90 Or. L. Rev. 837 (2012), Timothy P. O'Neill Jan 2012

Law And The Argumentative Theory, 90 Or. L. Rev. 837 (2012), Timothy P. O'Neill

Faculty Scholarship

Like many law professors, I have coached my share of moot court teams. As you probably know, in most competitions students either choose or are assigned one side of the case to brief. But for the oral argument segment of the competition, students must argue both sides of the case, “on-brief” and “off-brief,” often in alternate rounds.

At the end of a competition, with their heads still swimming with arguments and counterarguments, students will sometimes ask, “OK, so can you tell us which is the correct side?” I always say, “Of course I can. . . . The correct side is always the ...


Foreword - Alinsky Conference, 42 J. Marshall L. Rev. Xxv (2009), Walter J. Kendall Iii Jan 2009

Foreword - Alinsky Conference, 42 J. Marshall L. Rev. Xxv (2009), Walter J. Kendall Iii

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Book Review: The Battle For Social Security: From Fdr's Vision To Bush's Gamble, Nancy J. Altman, 40 J. Marshall L. Rev. 909 (2007), Kathryn L. Moore Jan 2007

Book Review: The Battle For Social Security: From Fdr's Vision To Bush's Gamble, Nancy J. Altman, 40 J. Marshall L. Rev. 909 (2007), Kathryn L. Moore

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Fundamental Dimensions Of Law And Legal Education: An Historical Framework - A History Of U.S. Legal Education Phase I: From The Founding Of The Republic Until The 1860s, 39 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1041 (2006), Mark L. Jones Jan 2006

Fundamental Dimensions Of Law And Legal Education: An Historical Framework - A History Of U.S. Legal Education Phase I: From The Founding Of The Republic Until The 1860s, 39 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1041 (2006), Mark L. Jones

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Institutions Of Learning Or Havens For Illegal Activities: How The Supreme Court Views Libraries, 25 N. Ill. U. L. Rev. 1 (2004), Raizel Liebler Jan 2004

Institutions Of Learning Or Havens For Illegal Activities: How The Supreme Court Views Libraries, 25 N. Ill. U. L. Rev. 1 (2004), Raizel Liebler

Faculty Scholarship

The role of libraries in American society is varied: libraries act as curators and repositories of American culture's recorded knowledge, as places to communicate with others, and as sources where one can gain information from books, magazines and other printed materials, as well as audio-video materials and the Internet. Courts in the United States have called libraries "the quintessential locus of the receipt of information, "'places that are "dedicated to quiet, to knowledge, and to beauty," and "a mighty resource in the free marketplace of ideas." These positive views of libraries are often in sharp contrast with views by ...


On The Possibility Of Necessity In Legal Argument: A Dilemma For Holmes And Dewey, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 9 (2000), Scott Brewer Jan 2000

On The Possibility Of Necessity In Legal Argument: A Dilemma For Holmes And Dewey, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 9 (2000), Scott Brewer

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Why Barbara, Celarent, Darii, And Ferio Flunk Out Of Law School: Comment On Scott Brewer, On The Possibility Of Necessity In Legal Argument, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 77 (2000), Linda Ross Meyer Jan 2000

Why Barbara, Celarent, Darii, And Ferio Flunk Out Of Law School: Comment On Scott Brewer, On The Possibility Of Necessity In Legal Argument, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 77 (2000), Linda Ross Meyer

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Teaching Lawyers The Language Of Law: Legal And Anthropological Translations, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 91 (2000), Elizabeth Mertz Jan 2000

Teaching Lawyers The Language Of Law: Legal And Anthropological Translations, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 91 (2000), Elizabeth Mertz

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Editing Marshall, 33 J. Marshall L. Rev. 823 (2000), Charles F. Hobson Jan 2000

Editing Marshall, 33 J. Marshall L. Rev. 823 (2000), Charles F. Hobson

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Comments On Clinton: Reconsidering The Role Of Natural Law In John Marshall's Jurisprudence, 33 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1141 (2000), James W. Ely Jan 2000

Comments On Clinton: Reconsidering The Role Of Natural Law In John Marshall's Jurisprudence, 33 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1141 (2000), James W. Ely

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Marbury, Mcculloch, Gore And Bush: A Comment On Sylvia Snowiss, 33 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1157 (2000), Stephen B. Presser Jan 2000

Marbury, Mcculloch, Gore And Bush: A Comment On Sylvia Snowiss, 33 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1157 (2000), Stephen B. Presser

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Property Rights In John Marshall's Virginia: The Case Of Crenshaw And Crenshaw V. Slate River Company, 33 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1175 (2000), J. Gordon Hylton Jan 2000

Property Rights In John Marshall's Virginia: The Case Of Crenshaw And Crenshaw V. Slate River Company, 33 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1175 (2000), J. Gordon Hylton

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Professional Values In The Classroom, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1 (2000), Robert Maccrate Jan 2000

Professional Values In The Classroom, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1 (2000), Robert Maccrate

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Languages Of A Divided Kingdom: Logic And Literacy In The Writing Curriculum, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 49 (2000), Joel R. Cornwell Jan 2000

Languages Of A Divided Kingdom: Logic And Literacy In The Writing Curriculum, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 49 (2000), Joel R. Cornwell

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Language Acculturation Processes And Resistance To In"Doctrine"Ation In The Legal Skills Curriculum And Beyond: A Commentary On Mertz's Critical Anthropology Of The Socratic, Doctrinal Classroom, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 131 (2000), Brook K. Baker Jan 2000

Language Acculturation Processes And Resistance To In"Doctrine"Ation In The Legal Skills Curriculum And Beyond: A Commentary On Mertz's Critical Anthropology Of The Socratic, Doctrinal Classroom, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 131 (2000), Brook K. Baker

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Language Matters, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 163 (2000), Jane B. Baron Jan 2000

Language Matters, 34 J. Marshall L. Rev. 163 (2000), Jane B. Baron

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Notaries Public: A Pathfinder, 32 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1065 (1999), Glenn-Peter Ahlers Sr. Jan 1999

Notaries Public: A Pathfinder, 32 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1065 (1999), Glenn-Peter Ahlers Sr.

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Foreword: Issues Affecting Notarial Law And Policy, 31 J. Marshall L. Rev. 647 (1998), Robert Gilbert Johnson Jan 1998

Foreword: Issues Affecting Notarial Law And Policy, 31 J. Marshall L. Rev. 647 (1998), Robert Gilbert Johnson

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A Gospel Of Law, 30 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1039 (1997), Kevin L. Hopkins Jan 1997

A Gospel Of Law, 30 J. Marshall L. Rev. 1039 (1997), Kevin L. Hopkins

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The Unidroit Principles, 30 J. Marshall L. Rev. 761 (1997), Ann Lousin Jan 1997

The Unidroit Principles, 30 J. Marshall L. Rev. 761 (1997), Ann Lousin

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Is There Life After Forty: The John Marshall Law School's Fortieth Annual Conference On Intellectual Property, 29 J. Marshall L. Rev. 841 (1996), Donald W. Banner Jan 1996

Is There Life After Forty: The John Marshall Law School's Fortieth Annual Conference On Intellectual Property, 29 J. Marshall L. Rev. 841 (1996), Donald W. Banner

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Regulatory Sins Versus Market Legacies: A Short Reply To Mr. Leech, 29 J. Marshall L. Rev. 617 (1996), Richard A. Epstein Jan 1996

Regulatory Sins Versus Market Legacies: A Short Reply To Mr. Leech, 29 J. Marshall L. Rev. 617 (1996), Richard A. Epstein

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Patents And The Jeffersonian Mythology, 29 J. Marshall L. Rev. 269 (1995), Edward C. Walterscheid Jan 1995

Patents And The Jeffersonian Mythology, 29 J. Marshall L. Rev. 269 (1995), Edward C. Walterscheid

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Foreword - A Decent Respect To The Opinions Of Mankind, 25 J. Marshall L. Rev. 207 (1992), Michael P. Seng Jan 1992

Foreword - A Decent Respect To The Opinions Of Mankind, 25 J. Marshall L. Rev. 207 (1992), Michael P. Seng

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