The Scribes Journal of Legal Writing, Volume 10

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Cover Page

Table of Contents

From the Editor


Communicating with Juries: How to Draft More Understandable Instructions
Peter M. Tiersma

Is Plain Language Better? A Comparative Readability Study of Court Forms
Maria Mindlin

A Crack at Federal Drafting
Joseph Kimble

The Story of a Famous Promissory Note
Duncan MacDonald

Robert Traver as Justice Voelker — The Novelist as Judge
Eileen Kavanagh

The “Best of” Series

Sentences That Do Too Much
Howard Darmstadter

Explaining with Examples
Howard Darmstadter

Promissory Notes
Howard Darmstadter

Book Notices: Beverly Ray Burlingame

Cumulutive Index 1-10

Notes on Contributors

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