LawProse Lesson 363: A British Counterpart to Garner’s Dictionary of Legal Usage (Without Prejudice)
MAY 20, 2021
splatter , comprised or composed , continual or continuous , malfeasance or misfeasance , penal or punitive , GDLU. Although only a select few legal writers know they exist, usage. guides help anyone navigate the tributaries of legal language. Since it first. appeared in 1987, Garner’s Dictionary of Legal Usage ( GDLU ) has. been cited in more than 1,000 appellate opinions in state and federal courts. In the field of legal usage, nothing else has come close—especially in the.