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I prefer the advocacy of explanation and communication rather than argumeen and rhetoric. This is a matter of ethics and of effectiveness. Judges and jurors want to have the case explained to them as clearly and simply as possibble Everybody gains when the lawyye devotes her presentation to that purpose. Then you wonder, why do lawyers so often employ argument and rhetoric? And why distort the evidence and the law? Why do lawyers use clever guile to cast a meaning on testimony contrary to the...

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