One fun thing about law school is the sense of perspective it gives. Not in the “the trivial doesn’t bother me because I have seen what really matters” sense, but the familiarity you feel when reading the news. Legal issues, … Continue reading
Brief due tomorrow, so an even briefer than usual post tonight. The information regarding applications for journals next year is beginning to come out, and I wish it wasn’t. Exams are roughly a month away (too soon! And there’s too … Continue reading
A heading in my Criminal Law reading for tomorrow: “Attempted felony-murder?” My immediate response: %#$! you. We spent three days on felony-murder earlier in the semester, which culminated in this easy-to-follow, wholly comprehensible chart for its application: I’ll also give … Continue reading
Those whom we would banish from society or from the human community itself often speak in too faint a voice to be heard above society’s demand for punishment. It is the particular role of courts to hear those voices, for … Continue reading
In a funk. Just a month left of classes in my 1L year, and there’s too much still left to do. I feel very far away from everything right now.