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A Bleak Look at Law School

My 4 current reasons for dreading law school: 1. I’ve been trying to read Law 101 by Jay M. Feinman for several weeks and can’t seem to maintain interest past page 5.  This is not a good sign, given that … Continue reading

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Law Preview Day 3: Outlines and Property

I overslept this morning and woke up 45 minutes later than I was supposed to and was accordingly 45 minutes late to day 3 of Law Preview.  I missed Don’s lecture on how to write outlines but had one of … Continue reading

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Law Preview Day 2: Contracts and Academic Success

I had a Milton professor who once said, “God [in Paradise Lost] sounds the way the Incredible Hulk walks.”  You can definitely say the same about legal language, where precision, ironically, requires plodding redundancy. Today in Law Preview we covered … Continue reading

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Law Preview Day 1 Kicked my Ass: Case Briefing and Torts

I just got home from day 1 of Law Preview.   Today’s class started at 7:15 a.m., ended at 5 p.m., and consisted entirely of dense lecture.  We covered two topics: law school overview and torts.  Torts are very complicated … Continue reading

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Law Preview Schedule

I took a look at my Law Preview (a.k.a. law school camp) schedule for the first time today.  I’ll be in class from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. next Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday. … Continue reading

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