In any discussion concerning the need to change the existing rules of appellate practice, oral argument is perhaps the most vulnerable element. While the elimination of a right to oral argument could reduce the time some cases pend in the court, the right to oral argument provided by Appellate Rule 21 should not be eliminated.
Moyer, Thomas J.
"Oral Argument - Let It Be,"
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