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Legally Speaking: For Better or Verse? Poetic Justices

John G. Browning Dec. 23, 2008, 10:55am

In earlier installments of this series ("When Judges Get Cute," "Lyrical Law"), we examined how judges have used song lyrics and humor in writing judicial opinions. In this final segment, we'll look at how judges over the years have employed rhymed verse in their opinions.