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    by Jareketol at 12:03 AM, 12-17-18
  • URM 2018/19 Applicants Thread
    I'm sitting on a 2.92, 155. AA male. Really want to go to Vandy, but also applying to Howard & some of the T30s (BC, UCLA, maybe Emory) Is the January ...
    by zil020511 at 6:10 PM, 12-16-18
  • Harvard c/o 2022 Applicants
    Is everyone ready for the coming week? Is it going to be today? It's Sunday, mate, so no. Also is your name a Kid Cudi reference? Its Monday where I live haha. No, but good ...
    by FinallyLiveaLittle at 3:51 PM, 12-16-18
  • Columbia Law School Class of 2022 Applicants
    Has anyone who applied Early Decision heard back yet ? I interviewed but I haven’t heard much from ED people on here, TLS, or Reddit ...
    by prelawman at 2:21 PM, 12-16-18
  • WUSTL c/o 2022 Applicants
    Have a follow-up conversation with the dean on the Dean's Fellowship award pretty soon. Anyone had one of these and know what to expect, what I should prepare, etc? ...
    by George Marshall at 12:35 PM, 12-16-18
  • Washington & Lee C/O 2022 Applicants
    Hopefully this thread is still active! Went UR today, really hoping for the best. I'm a splitter so I have no idea what to expect. Can anyone comment on what it's like ...
    by Stranger at 10:37 AM, 12-16-18
  • Public Interest Megathread for T14s (employment data, resources, testimonials)
    That's awesome! CLS just changed ours but all it really did was bump up the salary phase-out period by 5k ...
    by Nebby at 8:08 AM, 12-16-18
  • Harvard Students and Grads Taking Questions
    Is there any information at all about what grades it takes to be around the top 5% after 3L, rather than 10%? tomwatts has done good work documenting that magna ...
    by Quenton Cassidy at 3:08 PM, 12-15-18
  • 2.9/167 Houston?
    I’m not a URM, but I’m non traditional with several years of teaching experience since college. I wrote an addendum explaining that my sibling passed away while I was in ...
    by Rowdy at 9:05 AM, 12-15-18
  • USC c/o 2022 Applicants
    In! ...
    by Purple Ranger at 5:57 AM, 12-15-18
Classes and Bar Study
  • Class of 2021: It's so c0Ld in the D.
    I love how in CivPro a statute can exactly copy Constitutional language but still not mean the same thing. ...
    by Platopus at 7:10 PM, 12-16-18
  • Pre-writing exam answers
    Pretty everyone in Con law did this. I agree that it’s only helpful in certain courses. ...
    by Adso at 1:06 PM, 12-16-18
  • Interesting Decisions
    Supreme Court found that SEC ALJs, and by implication hundreds of other federal ALJs, were appointed in violation of the Appointments Clause: https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/17pdf/17-130_4f14.pdf This leaves open the question of whether removal ...
    by Adso at 10:48 AM, 12-16-18
  • July 2018 California Bar Exam
    How are people studying for PR? Do you guys think doing mpre questions from Barbie is a good study method? And then just memorizing CA distinctions? You probably want to do ...
    by Stirfry at 11:26 PM, 12-15-18
  • Best fed income tax supp?
    Hello, not really a supplement per se but i found this book extremely helpful (obviously its kind of old now but i feel like it still would mostly hold up):https://www.amazon.com/Federal-Income-Tax-Logic-Maps/dp/0314268995/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1536285990&sr=8-2&keywords=federal+income+tax+maps I watch ...
    by devinshwan at 5:05 AM, 12-14-18
    It probably depends on your school, but at many law schools F’s are basically unheard of. Yeah, that portion isn't dependent on other students. Your school publishes its grading policies; you ...
    by cavalier1138 at 4:25 AM, 12-14-18
  • 1L Anxiety Mediation Retreat, Spa, and Pancake Breakfast (tm)
    If you want to reformat, I think a 1L pancake breakfast would be v calming for all. ...
    by UVA2B at 2:11 PM, 12-06-18
  • Bar Exam Burnout?
    I agree with everything posted here. Even though I was a top student I let myself stress out anyway because I was going to be tested on lots of subjects ...
    by Amjur7 at 11:55 AM, 12-01-18
  • Emkay625's Guide to 1L Success
    A very well thought out post most of which is in line with my own experience. I never did a conventional outline and graduated first in my class. For some Courses ...
    by Amjur7 at 11:49 AM, 12-01-18
  • LSL Outline Database: Open Call for Law School Outlines!
    Anyone have an outline for Federal Criminal Law and its enforcement? ...
    by mynameisjeanvaljean at 1:26 PM, 11-18-18
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