TITLE

Persuasion in the Court: Nonlegal Materials in U.S. Supreme Court Opinions

AUTHOR(S)
Hasko, John J.
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Law Library Journal;Summer2002, Vol. 94 Issue 3, p427
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The practice of law in the United States has come to depend increasingly on other disciplines. Courts rely on nonlegal resources to support, and in some cases to shape, their opinions. Illustrative of this development is the U.S. Supreme Court, whose application of nonlegal materials is surveyed over a ten-year period of time.
ACCESSION #
31585559

 

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