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Guide for Law Journal Students

Editing Law Journals

Anne Enquist, Substantive Editing Versus Technical Editing: How Law Review Editors Do Their Job, 30 Stetson L. Rev. 451 (2000), HeinOnline

Jonathan I. Tietz, The Canons of Citechecking, 22 Green Bag 2d 43 (2018), SSRN (law review editor offers "canons of citechecking" that "might be useful to editors for rationalizing when to insist (or not) that an author's proposition be supported. The idea, of course, is to offer reasonable, meaningful suggestions to authors rather than to blindly perform mechanical busywork or to play 'gotcha!'")