THE GREEN BAG-AN ENTERTAINING JOURNAL OF LAW
This essay is designed to help new law students prepare for the
first few weeks of class. It explains what judicial opinions are,
how they are structured, and what law students should look
for when reading them.
Orin Kerr is a professor of law at the George Washington University Law School. This essay can be freely distributed for non-commercial uses under the Creative Commons Attribution- NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported license.