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Current Law Students / breakup before/after bar exam?...
« on: May 20, 2011, 08:53:39 AM »
my boyfriend and i just graduated this week from law school.  i've realized that i want to break up with him for the past few weeks now, but because of not wanting to jeopardize his concentration on finals, and the joy of graduation on the horizon, i haven't had the guts to do so.  now that graduation is over though, we have the bar exam ahead... in 2 months.  things are fine between us, so it wouldn't be like we were staying together in a tumultuous relationship if i decided not to end it before then.  but on the other hand, i think it's unfair to me to remain unhappy and to him to not have a genuine relationship for the next 2 months... although again, i don't want to jeopardize his focus on the bar exam (and of course mine, if it turns out to be a bad breakup).  i fear that if i do break up with him before then, HE might even be like, "couldn't you have at least waited till after???" 

Extremely tormented.  Not sure what to do.  Advice?  What would YOU do???

General Off-Topic Board / introducing new case law into your oral argument?
« on: December 05, 2010, 10:30:30 AM »
i have an oral argument to make this week.  it hasn't happened yet but i did a pretty crap job on my brief (it's a P/F class...), so what happens if i happen to find a new case that i didn't include in my brief but that would be helpfult o discuss at oral argument?  am i barred from bringing it up?

General Off-Topic Board / the ads on LSD have really gone downhill
« on: September 09, 2009, 03:45:47 PM »
post your traumatizing LSD ads here.  i just saw one of lindsay lohan's chest covered with hair and the premise of the game was to "shave off lilo's hair!!" 

let's say you end up graduating from an HYSCC with latin honors, but summered and spent your first post-grad year or two working at a mid-sized law firm, then clerk for a year or two... is it somewhat easier to get a V10 than if you tried getting one of those as a mediocre-GPA'ed 1L?  (clearly i am talking about a hypothetical "friend" of mine.)

Current Law Students / memphis v. greene in property law?
« on: May 04, 2009, 03:18:10 PM »
It seems like a bad ruling - is the dissent more significant than the majority here?

Current Law Students / Property: how many days to study??
« on: May 01, 2009, 10:44:06 PM »
made my outline for prop. need to work (desperately) on crim law.  how many days (at minimum) should i reserve for hardcore study/review for prop before the final??? (i have 3 days left - use all of those for prop??)

Current Law Students / south-central timber v. wunnicke (con law)
« on: April 11, 2009, 09:50:00 AM »
anyone have a good brief for this? 

Current Law Students / best study aids for crim, prop and con?
« on: April 11, 2009, 08:13:04 AM »
what are the best hornbooks/study aids for criminal, property and constitutional law that i should invest in?? 

what happens when a P is contributorily negligent ina  case where the D is negligent per se?

Current Law Students / appellant/appellee vs. petitioner/respondent?
« on: December 13, 2008, 07:27:12 PM »
when is each used? is the latter for supreme court cases?

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