It’s Friday afternoon and Felix Hernandez is pitching against Jeff Samarzija here in Seattle, so I’m about ready to head down to the ballpark. Before doing so, roll through today’s Top 10. Max Kennerly shares thoughts on how to become better at the practice of law, Jay O’Keeffe asks an interesting question about legal research and Charles Sartain dishes some strong opinions on the shorter word for hydraulic fracturing. Total posts on the LexBlog Network today: 165.

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