Law dictionary

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Barron's, Aug 1, 2003 - Law - 591 pages
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A quick-reference source for lawyers, law students, legal professionals, and the interested layperson, this book defines more than 3,000 legal terms in non-technical language, but without sacrificing legal accuracy. Terms apply to civil procedure, commercial and contract law, constitutional law, criminal law, property law, and torts. This title is also available in a smaller ¬“mass market¬” edition.

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User Review  - Anonymous - Borders

This dictionary is more than sufficient for any legal student. It's small enough to carry in a backpack and precise enough to find exactly what u need, including all of the Latin terms that come up. Read full review

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User Review  - keylawk - LibraryThing

With the Constitution of the US, ABA Model Code of Professional Responsibility, ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct (1983), list of Federal Judicial Circuits, and the US Supreme Court Justices (1789-1990). Read full review

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About the author (2003)

Gifis is Associate Professor of Law at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, School of Law Newark.

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