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One of the first lessons of any civics class is that a judge’s role is to interpret the law. But that can be a difficult task when the law at issue has “significant gaps” in it.

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Max Mitchell

Max Mitchell is ALM's Pennsylvania Bureau Chief overseeing The Legal Intelligencer, Delaware Law Weekly and Delaware Business Court Insider. Follow him on Twitter @MMitchellTLI. His email is [email protected]

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