App Ad 9/30/04

 

Citation

 

Cite when you quote or paraphrase an authority, even if itís common knowledge.Cite the first time you refer to an authority.Cite when youíre saying what the courtís opinion was.Donít cite when you are distinguishing a previously cited authority, unless it would be helpful.Quote language.

 

Oral argument

 

Practice argument is 10 minute per side.There are student judges.Performance argument is 15 minutes per side.

 

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