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Fall 2013 - Legal Research & Legal Writing

Youngdale, Elizabeth M

 Credit Hours: 2 Course ID: 232 Unique # 29010
DaysTimeLocation
T9:10 - 10:17 amJON 5.206
TH2:30 - 3:37 pmTNH 3.142
Exam Type  Test Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
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Registration Information
This course is restricted to first year students only.

Description
The basics of legal research using print and electronic sources.  Focuses on writing legal analysis, researching and writing a traditional legal memorandum, and making oral presentations. 

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Textbooks
The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style - Bryan Garner
  West, edition: 2d
  ISBN: 978-0314168917   (required)
The Greenbook: Texas Rules of Form - Texas Law Review
  Texas L. Rev., edition: 12th
    (required)
The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation
  Columbia Law Review Assn, edition: 19th
  ISBN: 978-0615361161   (required)
Basic Legal Research: Tools and Strategies - Amy Sloan
  Aspen L. & Bus., edition: 5th
  ISBN: 978-1454808473   (required)
A Lawyer Writes - Christine Coughlin, et al.
  Carolina Academic Press, edition: 2d
  ISBN: 978-1-61163-397-9   (required)