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Accessory?! A legal term for an "assistant to a criminal" (which makes the assistant a criminal himself!) Unless he's convicted in which case there will be enough My Cousin Vinny. My Cousin Vinny Raymond Weschler. Back when I took Evidence at the Beasley School of Law at Temple University, Professor JoAnne Epps (now Dean Epps) told us that, of all the movies about the law and about trials, there was only one movie we had to watch: My Cousin Vinny.
I’ve always thought To Kill A Mockingbird is a better Continue reading →. TIL the comedy film My Cousin Vinny is often praised by lawyers due to its accurate depiction of courtroom procedure, something very rare in films which portray trials.
It is even used as a textbook example by law professors to demonstrate voir dire and cross examination. It's also a good exploration of America's legal culture, as well as some of the differences between people from two very different parts of the USA: New York City, and the deep South.
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If you haven’t seen it, I recommend it. If you haven’t seen it, I recommend it. This entry was . My Cousin Vinny holds up pretty well even when watching it critically.
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