Use Of 'Hot Mess' In High Court Brief Draws Ire, But Isn't New

By Jack Karp (May 3, 2023, 4:51 PM EDT) -- Paul Weiss litigator Kannon K. Shanmugam was excoriated on Twitter for calling U.S. Solicitor General Elizabeth Prelogar's work "a hot mess" in a brief filed with the U.S. Supreme Court, but the language and tone in his brief do have precedent, according to experts....

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