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Black Law Students / "Convenant with Black America" by Tavis Smiley
« on: March 01, 2006, 06:36:38 AM »
I just ordered a copy from Amazon, anyone out there that have read it? What do you think?

Black Law Students / Buying a condo instead of renting?
« on: February 24, 2006, 05:20:20 AM »
Just seeking advise from folks out there that kow alot more about investment that I do.
This is my situation:
I currently own my own home almost 2 years now and it has accummulated a nice chunk of equity, I'm in Massachusetts. I know that I will be attending a law school in Boston, I live about 50mins to an hour drive to Boston but I don't want to commutte that far during law school especially during 1L.

Now I was considering renting in Boston or in a city close by that the metro(Underground rapid transit train) services. But a decent place will be costing me around 1200 a month. Over the weekend a friend suggested buying a one  bedroom condo instead, if I do that it will be costing me around 1500 month. So will it be a good idea to rent my current home, already have a friend that won't mind renting it from me and buy the condo with the extra cost? I'm leaning towards doing that because law school is gonna take me 3 yrs and the least that can happen in that 3 years even if there is a bubble here is I will be building equity for that 3 years. Or will I be better off renting an apartment in Boston during 1L then moving back to my house and commutting during 2L &3L
Please share your thoughts on this my little dilemma.

Choosing the Right Law School / What should a withdrawal letter say?
« on: February 15, 2006, 04:27:08 PM »
PLease advise.

Acceptances, Denials, and Waitlists / In at Franklin Pierce!!
« on: February 10, 2006, 01:23:35 PM »
Got an email congratulating me on my acceptance Yeah!!!!! I'm 3 for 3 so far.

Acceptances, Denials, and Waitlists / Deferred & Wailtlisted?
« on: February 02, 2006, 06:52:23 AM »
I have seen some people post on here that they are deferred? what does that mean? I though you request to be deferred..can the school defer you..pplease an someone clarify this for me...thanks in advance

Acceptances, Denials, and Waitlists / In @ New England....
« on: February 01, 2006, 03:22:36 PM »
I'm two for two so far.......very excited ....come drink with me.... ;)

Studying for the LSAT / Simple word of Advice for this saturday test takers
« on: February 01, 2006, 04:45:33 AM »
Here it is:
1. Turn off LSD! (I really mean this one)
2. Turn of LSD! (It will ruin you b4 the exam)
3. Infact turn your damned pc off!

I 'ope you already got all the advise you will need from LSD before saturday lsat is a beast if you let it get to still reading......Turn the darmned thing off and Goodluck on will do great!

Acceptances, Denials, and Waitlists / Holy $$$$$$ from Suffolk
« on: January 24, 2006, 01:43:24 PM »
Holy Cow....dollars pouring in from Suffolk....25K Trustee scholarship a year renewable every year....I love Suffolk!!!!!!!!!
Suffolk Rock!!!!

Acceptances, Denials, and Waitlists / In @ Suffolk
« on: January 20, 2006, 09:56:48 AM »
Just received my acceptance letter, it came in a small white envelop...thought it was a rejection letter...but waaaahooooooo....acceptance.. .no mention of dollars...anyone out there got acceptance from suffolk with mention of dollars

Black Law Students / Please read my Addendum before I send it in!!!!!
« on: January 10, 2006, 06:45:33 AM »
I already sent my my apps but I have decided to add an addendum to my application, please anyone willing to read and critique before I send it in..Thanks

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