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Unformatted text preview: Keep this short. No more than one sentence per issue, please. The statement of the facts should retell and summarize the facts from your clients point of view. Explain the situation in a way that helps your client. Tell the story in a way that puts your client in the best light possible, but do NOT change the facts or include falsehoods. This section should take up no more than one page of your brief. The argument is the core of your brief. What is needed here is a well-organized persuasive essay that is well supported by precedent. The conclusion should recap your argument and summarize why you think the Court ought to make a decision in your clients favor. Briefs should be about 5 pages, double-spaced, with one-inch margins. Please include the proper citations for all precedents used....
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This note was uploaded on 02/08/2011 for the course POLI SCI constituti taught by Professor Wollenberg during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.
- Spring '11