Corpus ID: 152404478

Amicus Curiae: Friend of the Court

@article{Covey2015AmicusCF,
  title={Amicus Curiae: Friend of the Court},
  author={Covey and M. Frank},
  journal={Depaul Law Review},
  year={2015},
  volume={9},
  pages={30}
}
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