The Unknown Stories Behind Familiar Legal Expressions

December 5, 2011

Hour 2: Where did our law-related words and phrases originate and how did they become a common part of our everyday language? We’ll find out this hour with Elizabeth Thornburg [1], Professor of Law at SMU’s Dedman School of Law and co-author of the new book “Lawtalk: The Unknown Stories Behind Familiar Legal Expressions” (Yale University Press, 2011).

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[1] Elizabeth Thornburg: http://www.law.smu.edu/Faculty/Thornburg

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/143158771/KERA_143158771.mp3

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