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ERIC Number: EJ560165
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0147-8648
Is American Society Too Litigious? No.
Smith, Marianna
Update on Law-Related Education, v21 n3 p19,22-23 Fall 1997
Provides information answering the complaint that individuals rely too much on litigation. Notes that, although notorious and suspect tort cases garner much of the public's attention, they make up less than 6% of the courts' work. Most litigation involves child custody, small claims, and property cases. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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