Recent decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States have aroused a new interest in the familiar motion for a directed verdict. In this discussion the writer will undertake a brief examination of the antecedents of the motion, and then will trace its short but significant history.
William W. Blume,
ORIGIN AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE DIRECTED VERDICT,
Mich. L. Rev.
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