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Proposed Intramural Reforms: What the U.S. Courts of Appeals Might Do to Help Themselves

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dc.contributor.author Baker, Thomas E.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-03-23T17:49:06Z
dc.date.available 2010-03-23T17:49:06Z
dc.date.issued 1994
dc.identifier.citation 25 St. Mary's L. J. 1321 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10601/234
dc.description.abstract "Intramural reforms" are measures used by the U.S. Courts of Appeals to change the traditional appellate procedures by which they historically have performed their appellate role and function. These reforms amount to procedural shortcuts, resulting in an abbreviated appellate process, which have been justified for the most part by the threat of docket growth that has gripped the courts of appeals since the 1960s. This Article focuses on proposed intramural reforms, on reforms presently under limited experimentation for possible wider implementation, and on others still on the drawing board. The proposals examined in this Article are grouped under eight broad headings: Technology; Administrative Units and the En Banc Court; Differentiated Case Management; Greater Orality; Maintaining and Improving Judicial Productivity; Two-Judge Panels; Advisory Staff; and Dealing with Frivolous Appeals. en_US
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dc.publisher St Mary's Law Journal
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dc.subject Intramural reforms en_US
dc.subject Appellate process en_US
dc.subject Courts of appeal en_US
dc.title Proposed Intramural Reforms: What the U.S. Courts of Appeals Might Do to Help Themselves en_US
dc.type Article en_US

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