Videos Used in t

The Client Relationship

Clark D. Cunningham

W. Lee Burge Professor of Law & Ethics

Georgia State University College of Law

Course Web Site:
(Each of the video excerpts can be viewed on the Internet using a
computer with a fast connection
. Recommended software: VLC Media Player - free download)


1.  "Ethics on Trial" - PBS documentary on Garrow Case (12 minutes)
"Slayer's 2 Lawyers Kept Secret," New York Times ( 06/20/74 )
N.Y. State Bar Opinion No. 479 (1978)


2. The OPM Case: GSU Student Role Play (8 minutes)
Taylor , "Ethics and the Law: A Case History," NY Times Magazine (1/9/83) (The OPM Case)
lnstructions for OPM student role play (given to student who played role of Reinhard in video)

OPM Discussion Questions

 OPM Case - What Really Happened?

3. Suellyn Scarnecchia and the Baby Jessica Case

--- Baby Jessica Trial - CourtTV (20 minutes)
Baby Jessica Trial - Discussion Questions

-- Clark Cunningham interviews of Suellyn Scarnecchia

---- The Client Relationship with the DeBoers (2 minutes)

---- Whether to Go to the Supreme Court? (16 minutes)

--- Turning over Baby Jessica (1 minute)


4. Eyes on Prize: The James Meredith Case (Youtube: 32:08 - 55:00)
Constance Baker Motley Obituary
Letter from James Meredith to Constance Baker Motley

Meredith Discussion Questions