Controlling Contexts: Interpretation and Expert Testimony

Legal Drafting – Legal Interpretation – Interpreting Statutes – Context - Language

In these pages [the author uses] a recent case to examine the variable nature of context and to demonstrate how writers of all types of legal discourse should pay even more attention to context than they now do. By manipulating context, either explicitly or structurally, a legal writer can gain greater control over the interpretation process of most readers

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