TITLE

The Perils of Public Interest Law

AUTHOR(S)
Green, Mark J.
PUB. DATE
September 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;9/20/75, Vol. 173 Issue 12, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the dangers to the U.S. posed by the public interest lawyers, who have waged a crusade against official malfeasance, consumer fraud and environmental devastation. Factors that led to the breakdown in American democratic practice; History of public interest law's use of traditional representation for untraditional clients; Difference between public interest and private interest advocacy.
ACCESSION #
10013842

 

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