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Author: Jack Metzler

Jack Metzler Jack Metzler is an attorney in Washington, D.C. specializing in appellate and Supreme Court practice. He has achieved the same win-loss record for Supreme Court arguments as the Great Chief Justice John Marshall and President Abraham Lincoln: 0-1. He is confident that - like Marshall and Lincoln after their Supreme Court arguments - the best is yet to come.

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Cleaned Up

Use (cleaned up) to make your legal writing easier to read

October 03, 2017

Here's a solution to a legal citation problem that comes up all the time. Please bear with me for the intro. It will be worth it. While reading a court decision earlier this year, I came across a passage in which the court quoted authority from an earlier decision which, in