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Law School Admissions / Re: Seattle U Email
« on: January 23, 2007, 03:50:10 PM »
I sent all my stuff in at the beginning of the month and havent heard anything.  They must really not like me.

Acceptances, Denials, and Waitlists / Re: Acceptances for Fall 07
« on: January 13, 2007, 11:01:42 PM »
Willamette (OR) + $20000 a year scholarship.  First Acceptance! Sweet!

Anybody willing to take a look at my resume?


Can anybody read my PS?

Law School Admissions / Opinion on Criminal Charge
« on: December 19, 2006, 03:17:12 PM »
Hey can i get your guys opinion on this.  Is it enough or too much? I wasn't going to even report since its been expunged, but from what I hear is that you should report any and everything.

On July 27, 2004, at the age of 19, a friend and I were walking home from a friendís house. Along the way we were stopped and approached by a Corvallis police officer that proceeded to ask us for identification.  I refused, believing that I had done nothing wrong.  Feeling that I was be being harassed, I attempted to leave the scene. I was arrested and charged with a misdemeanor of interference, escape, and Minor in Possession of alcohol.  The following day, I sought the advice of an attorney. He agreed that I should not have been stopped and that the tactics used by the police amounted to profiling.  Benton County seemed to agree as the charges were quickly dropped and I never had to appear in any court.  I subsequently had the record of the arrest expunged.
   While this incident is very embarrassing, I do not believe that it is a reflection of my character or judgment.   I very much respect the work of the Police and have never had any further interaction with them.   This was an isolated event and I am sorry to have made the choices I did.  I was 19 years old at the time and have sensed matured.  I hope that this event does not change your opinion of me and does not take away from the rest of my application.

Choosing the Right Law School / Where else should I apply?
« on: December 18, 2006, 12:59:52 PM »
I'm an Oregon native with a 3.6 GPA and a LSAT of 161. I'm applying to all the Oregon and Washington schools, but what are some schools with a better national reputation that I would have at least an outside shot at?

Can anybody read my PS?  Its close to being finished. I just need some outsiders comments.

I can read yours... but would you read mine when I finish it?

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