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Shark Tales: True (and Amazing) Stories from America's Lawyers

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QUESTION: How many lawyers does it take to finish the roof of a two-thousand-square-foot house with dormers?
ANSWER: Depends on how thin you slice them.

Lawyers, and, more to the point, lawyer stories, have been sliced, diced, and presented for consumption for centuries. Ever since Dick the Butcher suggested in Shakespeare's Henry VI Part 2 that "the first thing we do, l
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ebook, 288 pages
Published February 21st 2001 by Simon Schuster (first published September 1st 2000)
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Ensiform
Dec 21, 2011 rated it liked it
Shelves: non-fiction, jobs
A collection of mostly humorous tales from the courtroom. Some are “Reader’s Digest” material, others are well written, self-effacing glimpses into the lawyer’s or judge’s weirdest moments. The best parts are extracts from official transcript records taken from the collection Disorder In the Court (“Have you ever tried to commit suicide?” “Yes.” “Were you ever successful?”).
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