Minnesota Law Review

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Minnesota Law Review  
DisciplineLaw review
LanguageEnglish
Publication details
History1917-present
Publisher
University of Minnesota Law School (United States)
FrequencyBimonthly
Standard abbreviations
BluebookMinn. L. Rev.
ISO 4Minn. Law Rev.
Indexing
ISSN0026-5535
LCCN18014798
OCLC no.1758198
Links

The Minnesota Law Review is a student-run law review published by students at University of Minnesota Law School. The journal is published six times a year in November, December, February, April, May, and June. It was established by Henry J. Fletcher and William Reynolds Vance in 1917.

The journal contains articles, essays, features, and book reviews by legal scholars as well as student-written notes. The journal has an online companion called Headnotes. Additionally, the journal maintains a blog called De Novo.

Noted alumni[edit]

The Minnesota Law Review's alumni include William C. Canby, Jr., Frank Claybourne, Donald M. Fraser, Orville Freeman, Bill Luther, George MacKinnon, Walter Mondale, Diana E. Murphy, William Prosser, Ernest Gellhorn, Richard Maxwell, John Sargent Pillsbury, Jr., Maynard Pirsig, Daniel D. Polsby, Robert Kingsley, and Harold Stassen. Other alumni include judges Donald D. Alsop, David S. Doty, Richard H. Kyle, John R. Tunheim, and Nancy E. Brasel, all of the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota; Phil Carruthers, former speaker of the Minnesota House of Representatives; former New Hampshire Governor Charles M. Dale; and Robert Stein, former executive director of the American Bar Association.

Admissions[edit]

The law review accepts new members through an annual petitioning process. The petition includes two components: a case comment and a bluebooking portion.

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