Legal Analysis & Writing - Section B3 - Coogan

 

 

 

For our first class on 8/28, read chapters one and two in Legal Writing: A Contemporary Approach by Ann Sinsheimer et al.  Review the information on the legal system carefully.

Prior to our first class on 8/28, and after reading The United States Legal System (Ch. 2), please find a news article that involves any aspect of the legal system.  E-mail me the link to the news article and a brief explanation of the legal system’s role in the article by noon on 8/27.  Your explanation should be no more than 100 words.  Put “Legal System” in the subject line and send to lcoogan@pitt.edu).

Additionally, please register for your appropriate Legal Analysis and Writing section on TWEN and activate the online component of your legal writing textbook (Legal Writing: A Contemporary Approach) using the instructions on the inside front cover of your text.