Caught this the other night. Very entertaining segment.  - Dallas

 

The Unknown Stories Behind Familiar Legal Expressions

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, 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). [Listen to the podcast]

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