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Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility

1994

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Growing Up Good In Maycomb, Thomas L. Shaffer Jan 1994

Growing Up Good In Maycomb, Thomas L. Shaffer

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"I am the sum total of those who preceded me," Elie Wiesel wrote recently, "and so are you. Am I responsible for what all of them have done before I came into this world? No. But I am responsible for what I am doing with the memory of what they have done."

Jean Louise Finch (Scout), her brother Jeremy, their summer friend Dill, who comes to them from Meridian, Mississippi, and their school friends from the town and the farms around Maycomb grew up in memory and learned, or failed to learn, and accepted, or refused to accept, responsibility for …