Browse articles by year: 2016 (325)
Verbs Are It
Column, Page 151
Want to improve your writing in a hurry? Go heavy on the verbs, easy on the nouns.
Veterans home charges
Illinois Law Update, Page 454
On June 29, 2001, the Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs adopted amendments to section 108 of the Illinois Administrative Code.
Violations of the constitutional right to a speedy trial, reviewed de novo, are decided by balancing the length of delay, reasons for delay, defendant’s assertion of the right, and the resulting prejudice
Illinois Law Update, Page 116
On January 19, 2001, the Illinois Supreme Court reversed the appellate court's finding that the defendant, Anthony Crane, had his constitutional right to a speedy trial violated.
Writing as Art
Column, Page 207
Some writing has special power; the power to move people. And isn't that what lawyers aspire to do?
Writing That Stirred Your Souls
Column, Page 377
We asked you, Gentle Readers, to send us writing that moved you. Here are excerpts from your responses.
A Year-End Accounting
Column, Page 280
The end of the year is a time for an accounting ; what happened that is good, what happened that is not so good.
Your Computer Can Help Analyze Your Case
Column, Page 97
Software; especially a program called "CaseMap"; can help you see the relationships between the facts, people, events, and issues in your case.
Your Office on the Web
Column, Page 319
Applications service providers, or ASPs, rent computer programs over the Web. They can give you more computing power and flexibility for less money, but beware the risks.