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Seventy-Four Inches

Seventy-Four Inches

Author: 

Richard J. Lazarus - Harvard Law School

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Volume: 

37

Issue: 

2

BOOK EXCERPT ❧ The space between jurists and advocate at the Supreme Court is only a little more than six feet during oral arguments. As counsel for the state in Massachusetts v. EPA learned, the exchange of fire over that small divide is highly penetrating and usually hostile.