Legal Writing – Issue Framing

Your assigned reading for this module discusses the importance of properly “Framing the Issue.”The lecture for this module also provides information and the background you need to participate in this discussion.

Share and discuss your reading of a legal case, following these steps:

To prepare for your initial post, select the case opposite the first letter of your last name:
A to G–Bowles v. Russell, 551 U.S. 205, 127 S. Ct. 2380, 168 L. Ed. 2d 96 (2007)
H to L–State v. Nelson, 499 N.W. 2d 512 (Minn. 1993)
M to R–State v. Opperman, 247 N.W. 2d 673 (SD 1976)
S to Z–Duran v. St. Luke’s Hospital, 114 Cal. App. 4th 457, 8 Cal. Rptr. 3d 1 ( Cal. App. 1 Dist. 2003)
You can get the case from an online database for legal research (for example LexisAdvance) or from your state court’s website or other reputable Internet sites.
Read, analyze, and write up an issue in your chosen case using the 1+2+3 = Issue method. Make sure that you give the complete and correct citation to the case so that others can look up your case. Post your case with your write-up.

Last Updated on February 11, 2019 by Essay Pro