PL 205. Legal Research and Writing. 3 Hours.
This course introduces manual legal research including understanding legal citations, primary and secondary authorities, federal and state reporters, Shepardizing, and other research tools. Use of the Penobscot County Law Library is mandatory. Finally, students will explore the basic of legal writing including legal correspondence and legal memoranda. Prerequisite(s): PL 100 or Major=BS English - Prelaw.