7th Circuit, Benchslaps, Federal Judges, Litigators, Quote of the Day, Richard Posner

Quote of the Day: The Best Brief Is a Brief Brief

We add that the appellants’ brief is rambling, and would be more effective if compressed to 14,000 words.

— Judge Richard Posner, in a benchslap that denied appellants’ motion to file an oversized brief — and summarily affirmed the district court (full opinion here, via How Appealing).

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