When does a lawyer need a linguist? As Roger Shuy, one of the most pre-eminent forensic linguists, has observed, the interpretation and application of the law are overwhelmingly about language
By: Alan Perlman
'Perfect phrases' is quite an ambitious claim. How perfect are the phrases in this book?
By: Dr. Alan Perlman
The famous Miranda warning – “you have the right to remain silent…” — is actually very difficult to understand, especially for non-native speakers, who often give up their rights without knowing what they are.