One L: The Turbulent True Story of a First Year at Harvard Law School
One L, Scott Turow's journal of his first year at law school and a best-seller when it was first published in 1977, has gone on to become a virtual bible for prospective law students.
“ Case ” here means the published report of a judge's resolution of a dispute which has come before him . Typically , a case report contains a summary of ...
Should I include the reasoning of the judge who dissented , as well ? Is this why students hate the case - study method ? Twenty minutes ago , I threw up my ...
But most of the time , nobody has spoken to the point , and the judge decides the law ... looking to what other judges have done in similar circumstances .
If Jones says that the judge found that the contract had been breached , the professor will ask what specific provision of the contract had been violated ...
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I was interested in this book because I'm not ever going to law school and the first-person perspective is the closest-thing I'll have. I am interested in different methods of instruction, so this ... Read full review
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Literature professor and published author, Scott Turow, decides that he liked the research for his book so much that he will attend law school. He chooses the venerated Harvard Law School and ... Read full review