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Picking a Paper Topic: Circuit Splits

Why write about Circuit Splits

"Circuit splits provide great writing opportunities because their existence suggests that lawyers and judges were not able to come up with a viable, widely accepted solution to the problem on their own."  

Nicholas J. Wagoner, 3 Reasons Why Circuit Splits Matter: Legal Scholarship, Circuit Splits (December 17, 2011).


Circuit Split Resources

Search for Circuit Splits

Try the following search in cases on Lexis or Westlaw Edge:

(circuit or court w/s split) AND [insert terms or phrases to narrow the search]