Document Type

Article

Publication Date

9-1-1993

Keywords

Legal writing, Quotation

Organizational Units

Sturm College of Law

Abstract

The previous column addressed the tendency of legal readers to skip or skim long quotations. To be sure impatient readers do not miss critical points, legal writers can reduce quotations to key words and incorporate those few words into the analysis. Sometimes blocked or indented quotations are helpful.

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