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'Dear Sister Antillico...': The Story of Kirksey V. Kirksey

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dc.contributor.author Casto, William R.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-04-09T16:13:15Z
dc.date.available 2010-04-09T16:13:15Z
dc.date.issued 2006
dc.identifier.citation 94 Geo. L.J. 321 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10601/464
dc.description.abstract Notwithstanding the surprising paucity of judicial citations, Kirksey truly is a famous case. Most first-year students and all contracts professors know the case's story of personal tragedy, good intentions gone awry, intrafamilial squabbling, and a broken promise. Kirksey is famous because it is a great teaching case - especially for first-semester students. Although the case seems straightforward and even simple, many ambiguities and puzzles lie beneath its still surface. Professors Casto and Ricks resolve these ambiguities and solve these puzzles and allow readers insight into one of the more famous cases in U.S. legal instruction history. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Georgetown Law Journal
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dc.subject Kirksey en_US
dc.subject Contract
dc.subject Legal history
dc.title 'Dear Sister Antillico...': The Story of Kirksey V. Kirksey en_US
dc.type Article en_US

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