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Deciding cases without argument

Cecil, Joe S.

Deciding cases without argument

a description of procedures in the courts of appeals

by Cecil, Joe S.

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Published by Federal Judicial Center in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oral pleading -- United States.,
  • Appellate procedure -- United States.,
  • Appellate courts -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Joe Cecil and Donna Stienstra.
    SeriesFJC-R -- 85-9.
    ContributionsStienstra, Donna., Federal Judicial Center.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 41 p. ;
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17732284M

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Genre/Form: Government publications: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cecil, Joe S. Deciding cases without argument. Washington, D.C.: Federal Judicial. Get this from a library. Deciding cases without argument: an examination of four courts of appeals.

[Joe S Cecil; Donna Stienstra]. That would be consistent with the court’s practice of deciding cases summarily when “further briefs and oral arguments would not materially assist in [the] disposition of the case.” The merits briefing in many cases reveals that the cases are straightforward: The court decides roughly one third of all its cases without dissent and with.

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