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CLSEducationReform 17 Apr 2010 - 14:41 NonaFarahnik
Some data points: A graduate recently told me that Columbia switched from an Excellent/Very Good/Good grading system to a letter system sometime in the 90's, in ...
CLSTwiki 22 Jan 2009 - 00:39 IanSullivan
Dear veterans of Law and Contemporary Society: This fall, the tools for law student collaboration are coming one step closer. According to Frantz Merine, Director ...
CMcKinneyFirstEssay 29 Jun 2015 - 20:06 MarkDrake
Unequal Funding of Public Education and the Conventional Criticism of Affirmative Action By CMcKinney 13 Mar 2015 Arguing against Affirmative Action The Assignments ...
CMcKinneyIntro 29 Jun 2015 - 21:07 MarkDrake
Personal Introduction By CMcKinney 29 Jan 2015 I hope to leave law school with a sharper mind and a broader understanding of diverse viewpoints. Studying the ...
CMcKinneySecondEssay 23 Aug 2015 - 21:44 CMcKinney
Rational Actors, Where Art Thou? Ray Rice, Floyd Mayweather, and $180 million. By CMcKinney 23 May 2015 Mid May: Unconsciously Seeking Repose{{ http://moglen ...
CalebGreigFirstPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
Felony Disenfranchisement: Just, Unjust, or Just Plain Racist? By CalebGreig 16 Feb 2012 Introduction Nationwide, more than 5 million Americans who have been ...
CalebGreigIntro 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
My name is Caleb and I'm a New Zealander, however 6 months from now I will likely be an American. I play water polo, love watching rugby, and have recently become ...
CalebGreigSecondPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:09 IanSullivan
Privileges and Immunities By CalebGreig 16 May 2012 Alright, Cause It's All White" Chris Rock Introduction Each year on April 20, when the clock strikes 4:20 ...
CameronLewisFirstPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
What about the really bad man? By CameronLewis 16 Feb 2012 Revised 1 August 2012 The Really Bad Man "Will I be executed for what I have done?" asked Anders ...
CameronLewisIntro 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
Personal Introduction I am Cameron and I read everyone else's personal intros before writing mine. I began life in Indonesia, but don't have the stories to back it ...
CamilaTapernouxFirstPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
Property Rights and Transcendental Nonsense By CamilaTapernoux 16 Feb 2012 Introduction Rousseau famously said that #8220;the first man who, having enclosed ...
CamilaTapernouxIntro 31 May 2017 - 01:54 TyCarleton
I used to watch YouTube videos for a living and spent a lot of my free time reading. Now I do the converse. I just looked up converse and inverse to see which was ...
CamilaTapernouxSecondPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:09 IanSullivan
More Questions Than Answers By CamilaTapernoux 23 Apr 2012 A paraphrase from a discussion with Eben: "Fifty years from now, every new mother will be approached ...
CamilleRanadiveFirstPaper 14 Jan 2015 - 22:15 IanSullivan
Legal Thoughts on Operation Streamline In 2005 the Department of Justice enacted Operation Streamline, and began treating undocumented entrants as felons. Operation ...
CamilleRanadiveIntro 14 Jan 2015 - 22:23 IanSullivan
My name is Camille Ranadive (pronounced Runned away) and I am from Baltimore, MD (GO RAVENS!), although I was born in Flint, MI and lived there until I was 13. I decided ...
CannabalismAndTheCommonLaw-ChoiceAndUtiliarianism 22 Jan 2013 - 18:07 IanSullivan
What is intriguing about the public's admiration of Dudley and condonation of his act is the heroic role they cast him in. He is a decisive and fearless Captain who ...
CannibalismToday 10 Apr 2015 - 21:33 NicoGurian
NicoGurian 10 Apr 2015 So it turns out that the state of Idaho's criminal code (18 5003) includes a prohibition against cannibalism, which you are guilty of if you ...
CapitalismCorporationsAndYou 03 Mar 2009 - 02:47 LeslieHannay
Some questions that might be worth pursuing that emerged from the IsBeingACorporateLawyerImmoral thread: Does society need corporate lawyers? Are the ...
CareerSurvey 17 Apr 2010 - 18:07 NonaFarahnik
Where do you expect to be working... Now...same question, but what if debt was not (or is not) a factor? Small sample set, but it looks like ten years after graduation ...
CarinaWallance-FirstPaper 22 Feb 2015 - 15:32 EbenMoglen
Paper Title Topic: The Forces that Drive Crack Cocaine Sentencing Reform By CarinaWallance 09 Feb 2008 Who gets punished and how severely is not the product ...
CarinaWallance-SecondPaper 22 Jan 2009 - 00:39 IanSullivan
CarinaWallance 04 Apr 2008 Introduction Shielded by an expansive interpretation of wartime power, the Bush administration has ignored the law prohibiting torture ...
CarinaWallanceIntro 22 Jan 2009 - 00:39 IanSullivan
CarinaWallance 17 Jan 2008 I came to law school because I find that a career in law offers the best opportunity to combine intellectual pursuits and active engagement ...
CarlForbes-FirstPaper 12 Jan 2009 - 22:45 IanSullivan
ETHICAL DILEMMAS AND UTILITARIANISM By CarlForbes 14 Feb 2008 Utilitarianism focuses on the aggregate happiness or pleasure of a population. The theory considers ...
CarlForbes-SecondPaper 22 Jan 2009 - 00:39 IanSullivan
CarlForbes 04 Apr 2008 The Burdens and Benefits of a Broken Home Introduction Living in a broken home is a situation that definitely impacts young people in the United ...
CarlForbesIntro 22 Jan 2009 - 00:39 IanSullivan
CarlForbes 17 Jan 2008 I decided to go to law school in order to help people. My direct exposure with the law was a result of my parents #8217; divorce and custody ...
CarlJohnsonFirstPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
Pollywog A law student is a pollywog, through and through. We are not children, despite our sometimes foolish ways, yet we are certainly not attorneys, in mind nor ...
CarlJohnsonIntro 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
I come from a family of artists, but I don #8217;t claim to be one. However, while I haven't produced my own art since sculpting a miniature lion in sixth grade (randomly ...
CarlJohnsonSecondPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:09 IanSullivan
What's Money Got To Do With It? By CarlJohnson 16 May 2012 Of Means and Ends From KippMuellerSecondPaperSpring2012, "Worker Bees": "I, like all of us, am a slave ...
CarlaChowFirstPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
The Skeptical 1L By CarlaChow 16 Feb 2012 Awareness What has struck me most about this course so far is the message to be more aware; more aware of our selves ...
CarlaChowIntro 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
Personal Introduction Hello! My name is Carla. I #8217;m from San Juan, Puerto Rico and currently wish it were about forty degrees warmer. Ever since I was a little ...
CarlaChowSecondPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:09 IanSullivan
All Great Problems come from the Streets #8220;I saw the car drive off the road and told mami someone had just shot the driver. I thought it was just another drug ...
CarolineCimaIntro 29 Jun 2015 - 21:07 MarkDrake
I went to CLS because I value the sanctity of intellectual property. I believed there was a need to better compromise between ownership of ideas and dissemination ...
CarolineElkinFirstPaper 08 Jan 2010 - 21:35 IanSullivan
Fannie Mae and Our Social Psychology By CarolineElkin 19 Apr 2009 I. Introduction #8220;No end yet for the housing downturn, #8221; declared the York Times ...
CarolineElkinIntro 08 Jan 2010 - 17:14 IanSullivan
CarolineElkin 15 Jan 2009 I care about gender motivated violence, poverty, and educational disparity in society. In law school, I hope to arm myself with the knowledge ...
CarolineElkinSecondPaper 08 Jan 2010 - 22:31 IanSullivan
The Importance of Rationalization By CarolineElkin 19 Apr 2009 An edit of MichaelDignanFirstPaper. I. Introduction Often things happen in life which at first ...
CarolineElkinThirdPaper 08 Jan 2010 - 22:46 IanSullivan
Breaking the Rules: Etiquette #8217;s Place in Law School By CarolineElkin 18 May 2009 The Indoctrination When I was young, certainly no more than 10 years old ...
CarolineFerrisWhiteFirstPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:14 IanSullivan
Split Selves: Morality and the Law The Law Binds Us Together; the Law Splits Us in Two Justice Douglas writes that "the rule of law..., evenly applied to minorities ...
CarolineFerrisWhiteIntro 13 Jan 2012 - 23:18 IanSullivan
My path to law school has been circuitous at best. Two years ago, if you had told me I'd be here right now, I would have laughed in your face. I always thought I ...
CarolineFerrisWhiteSecondPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:34 IanSullivan
Questioning Cerriere's Answer By CarolineFerrisWhite 15 Apr 2010 Truth, Beauty, and the Law Martha Tharaud believes that "the truth will be revealed." Though ...
CartoonInterpretation 07 Jan 2010 - 21:42 IanSullivan
What's the joke here? Do you have any feelings about it? GregOrr 09 Apr 2009 In a vacuum, I think this is kinda funny. It's got this "Gee, it was that simple ...
CaseyBoyle-FirstPaper 12 Jan 2009 - 22:45 IanSullivan
The Criminal Trial as Emotional Reparation for the Victim By CaseyBoyle 11 Feb 2008 The criminal trial serves many purposes in American society. Its most well ...
CaseyBoyle-SecondPaper 22 Jan 2009 - 00:42 IanSullivan
The Risk Averse Lawyer CaseyBoyle 14 May 2008 (ready for grading) Sometimes I think it was really my risk averse nature that led me to law school. Not to belittle ...
CaseyBoyleIntro 22 Jan 2009 - 00:42 IanSullivan
I'm not going to lie: a part of me came to law school because I was attracted to the status and respect that a legal degree affords you. But another part of me came ...
CashmereSweatersOutAtTheElbows 17 Apr 2010 - 14:47 NonaFarahnik
NonaFarahnik 13 Apr 2010 high fashion shirt costs $1,625. Please read the editorial commentary to the right.
CasidheMcCloneFirstEssay 05 Jun 2016 - 15:44 EbenMoglen
On Approaches By CasidheMcClone 19 Feb 2016 A very small number of people will vehemently disagree with this statement: the traditional methods of playing the ...
CasidheMcCloneSecondEssay 13 Jun 2016 - 06:57 CasidheMcClone
The Angry Guy By CasidheMcClone 29 Mar 2016 Remember the DA from #8220;Robinson #8217;s Metamorphosis? #8221; The one who beat up the kid? I #8217;m afraid of ...
CeciliaWangFirstPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:14 IanSullivan
It is strongly recommended that you include your outline in the body of your essay by using the outline as section titles. The headings below are there to remind ...
CeciliaWangIntro 13 Jan 2012 - 23:18 IanSullivan
I came to law school following vague notions of lawyers being the more important members of the NGOs I interned at, not really wanting to leave the academic environment ...
CerriereAndSensitivity 13 Jan 2012 - 22:01 IanSullivan
As part of this class, we #8217;ve looked at the subjects of our readings and asked: #8220;what does it mean to be this kind of lawyer? #8221; On this note, I #8217 ...
CerriereOnSocialClasses 13 Jan 2012 - 22:01 IanSullivan
According to Tharaud, referring to the girl who took their order in Ying #8217;s: #8220;I #8217;d say this girl is of a higher class if, by class, we mean the amount ...
CerrieresAnswer 17 Apr 2010 - 14:52 NonaFarahnik
Martha Tharaud, the labor lawyer in Cerriere's Answer, wonders about the working lives of people she sees, such as the Ying's server and the Dean DeLuca cleaner ...
ChangingSocietyUsingWordsTalk 07 Jan 2010 - 21:42 IanSullivan
Prompt: (1) In terms of effecting social change with words, what can lawyers accomplish that novelists or journalists cannot? (2) If lawyers possess a unique ability ...
CharacterizingBlacksObservations 07 Jan 2010 - 21:42 IanSullivan
What this is : A claim that Black #8217;s observations (which as Moglen said today aren #8217;t explanations) are the tip of an iceberg rather than principles themselves ...
CharlesRoperFirstEssay 13 Jun 2016 - 17:37 CharlesRoper
Higher Education Debt: Why I Decided to Incur it By CharlesRoper 17 Feb 2016 The Problem The usual notion regarding higher education debt is that is ...
CharlesRoperSecondEssay 13 Jun 2016 - 17:18 CharlesRoper
How is Universal Interconnection, Implemented Through the Current Architecture, Affecting Human Society? By CharlesRoper 30 Mar 2016 There is no denying that ...
ChartYourIntro 13 Jan 2012 - 22:01 IanSullivan
I made a chart so we can think about our intros in a different way. It can give each of us insight into what topics we chose to emphasize or ignore in our intros. ...
ChaseLaxFirstEssay 29 Jun 2015 - 20:07 MarkDrake
A Law Student Phenotype By ChaseLax 13 Mar 2015 A Familiar Feeling #8220;Risk averse control freaks. #8221; Though I laughed when we were introduced to this ...
ChaseLaxIntro 29 Jun 2015 - 21:08 MarkDrake
Personal Introduction I #8217;d like to say that I came to law school because I was inspired by my college advisor, Berry, but I never internalized the idea that I ...
ChaseLaxSecondEssay 29 Jun 2015 - 21:43 MarkDrake
Business as Usual By ChaseLax 19 May 2015 The readings I most enjoyed this semester were the excerpts from Lawyerland and The Behavior of Law , and, as a result ...
ChihIFangFirstPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:14 IanSullivan
Human Condition of Absurdity By ChihIFang 26 Feb 2010 Introduction: A Narrative of Absurdity (a true story) Three young children gathered around a lobster tank ...
ChihIFangIntro 13 Jan 2012 - 23:18 IanSullivan
I initially decided to take the LSAT not for coming to law school, but for a $60/hour job of teaching the LSAT. Two years later, I am here in a law school, but I don ...
ChihIFangSecondPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:34 IanSullivan
Rodell's Pursuance of Happiness By ChihIFang 17 Apr 2010 Introduction Felix Cohen, Jerome Frank, and Thurman Arnold #8211; all representatives of American legal ...
ChrisBuerger-SecondPaperReady 22 Jan 2009 - 00:42 IanSullivan
A Burden on Defendants: Racial Discrimination and Equal Protection in Criminal Cases In 1866, the United States added the Fourteenth Amendment to the Constitution ...
ChrisCrismanCoxIntro 13 Jan 2012 - 23:18 IanSullivan
ChristopherCrismanCox 14 Jan 2010 The future promises both great change and great opportunity proportional to that change. New historical developments and new inventions ...
ChrisCrismanCoxSecondPaper 14 Jan 2015 - 22:23 IanSullivan
Expressive Manipulation of Copyrighted Media: End Product Analysis vs. Component Analysis Background and Purpose of the Paper Increasingly, artists chose to manipulate ...
ChrisMendezFirstEssay 29 Jun 2015 - 20:07 MarkDrake
Reducing Violence in Chicago By ChrisMendez 13 Mar 2015 I. Rethinking Approaches to Social Control Donald Black argues that law is one form of social control ...
ChrisMendezIntro 29 Jun 2015 - 21:09 MarkDrake
Personal Introduction By ChrisMendez 28 Jan 2015 Why Law School? We live in a very unjust world. I wanted to put myself in a position to play a role in bringing ...
ChristinaObiajuluFirstPaper 14 Jan 2015 - 22:23 IanSullivan
I removed the other drafts of this and other essays. We are concentrating here on one text. He stood there in his navy blue, and well tailored suit. A carefully ...
ChristinaObiajuluIntro 14 Jan 2015 - 22:23 IanSullivan
I went to law school because I wanted power, i.e., the ability to make a difference, and law school seemed to be a traditional path one would go down to do that. In ...
ChristinaObiajuluSecondPaper 14 Jan 2015 - 22:23 IanSullivan
I added some paragraphing. The text is still not clearly organized, but paragraphing helps. #8220;A na ekwu ekwu a ga ahu, #8221; said my teacher, as I ...
ChristinaYoun-FirstPaper 12 Jan 2009 - 22:46 IanSullivan
The Law, Our Religion: A Durkheimian Perspective By ChristinaYoun 10 Feb 2008 What is Law? Our course of study has focused on two prongs, the first of which ...
ChristinaYoun-SecondPaper 22 Jan 2009 - 00:42 IanSullivan
ChristinaYoun 01 Apr 2008 Fashion, Copyrighting, and Society Introduction The of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) has been pushing Congress to pass H.R. 5055 ...
ChristinaYounIntro 22 Jan 2009 - 00:42 IanSullivan
ChristinaYoun 17 Jan 2008 When I was in 4th grade, I wanted to pursue law as a career because I wanted to become a wise and great person who fought for justice ...
ChristopherBackus-SecondPaper 22 Jan 2009 - 00:42 IanSullivan
Veblen in Lawyerland Introduction Veblen #8217;s The Theory of the Leisure Class formalized a somewhat intuitive observation that patterns of consumption reflect ...
ChristopherBuerger-FirstPaper 12 Jan 2009 - 22:46 IanSullivan
Two Ideas, One Mind: The Challenge of Legal Thinking By ChristopherBuerger 09 Feb 2008 Introduction Most of us grew up during a time when intelligence was ...
ChristopherCrismanCoxFirstPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:14 IanSullivan
Eben, here is my response to your comments: I agree with you that a #8220;bitstream is a bitstream. #8221; I agree that Grooveshark could be forced to take down ...
ChristopherCrismanCoxSecondPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:34 IanSullivan
Expressive Manipulation of Copyrighted Media: End Product Analysis vs. Component Analysis UPDATE 5/26: Sorry for the enormous delay. Hoping to get my rewrite up ...
ChristopherWildsFirstPaper 14 Jan 2015 - 22:15 IanSullivan
DRIVER'S SEAT (Second Draft of First Paper) By ChristopherWilds 8 Apr 2013 WHAT KIND OF LAWYER I WANT TO BE I want to have a positive impact on my community, ...
ChristopherWildsIntro 14 Jan 2015 - 22:23 IanSullivan
I was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. I completed undergrad at Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland. I am a fan of NBA basketball, especially the ...
ChristopherWildsSecondPaper 14 Jan 2015 - 22:23 IanSullivan
NEGATIVE INCENTIVES INVOLVED IN GOVERNMENT SPONSORED "SNITCHING" INTRO Informants offer substantial information as #8220;credible sources #8221; to aid authorities ...
ChristopherWlach-SecondPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:34 IanSullivan
REVISED/REWRITTEN. My original second paper with Eben's comments is here. Filesharing and Artist Incentives for Creating New Music By ChristopherWlach 22 May ...
ChristopherWlachIntro 22 Jan 2009 - 00:43 IanSullivan
I decided to go to law school because I wanted to quit my job as a paralegal. Going to law school seemed like an appropriate thing for a paralegal to quit for. If ...
CitizensUnitedCaseNotes 05 Feb 2010 - 04:48 AndrewCascini
So I make no claims this is totally on point, but these are the notes that I took while I actually, you know, READ the damn case for once. I tried to partition this ...
CitizensUnitedVFederalElectionCommission 22 Dec 2012 - 08:29 TWikiGuest
I've rearranged this page so that our 100 word responses to the opinion are at the beginning. The conversation we had before reading the opinion is below. Art and ...
ClaireOSullivan-FirstPaper 12 Jan 2009 - 22:46 IanSullivan
The Myth of Criminal Justice By Claire O #8217;Sullivan Effective criminal justice is a myth. Confessions are coerced; individuals are poorly represented; time spent ...
ClaireOSullivan-SecondPaper 22 Jan 2009 - 00:43 IanSullivan
Rape and the Criminal Justice System: The problem of underreporting Introduction Most rapes go unreported. There are no reliable statistics to back this up, because ...
ClaireOSullivanIntro 22 Jan 2009 - 00:43 IanSullivan
I came to law school for a variety of reasons. I want to have a career that will give me some flexibility in terms of jobs and areas of work, and a law degree seems ...
ClassEmailList 26 Feb 2010 - 23:04 NonaFarahnik
NonaFarahnik 26 Feb 2010 In the course of writing paper #1, I thought of a way I could contribute to continuing the dialogue and collegiality that will continue to ...
ClassMusic 24 Apr 2012 - 21:10 JamesCrowley
Can we compile all of the music that Eben plays in class? DanielChung 26 Jan 2012 Also: Gilberto Gil "Stir It Up" AjGarcia 26 Jan 2012 Just for reference ...
ClassMusicList 13 Jan 2012 - 22:01 IanSullivan
Tuesday, January 13 i)The Beatles Revolution ii)Chaka Khan (?) Have a little faith in me Thursday, January 15 i) Hymn: "Jerusalem" Music by: C. Hubert Parry ...
ClassMusicList2017 16 Feb 2017 - 16:40 KaiKar
Thursday, January 19, 2017 i. The Beatles Revolution 1 (Listen Note the album version was played in class, not this live version) (Lyrics) ii. Silvio Rodriguez ...
ClassNotes 26 Jan 2010 - 18:54 DevinMcDougall
Class Notes Spring 2010 ClassNotesSpring2010 Spring 2008 I put a proposed note taking procedure at NoteTakerSignup. Take a look and comment on whether you think ...
ClassNotes02Apr08 22 Jan 2009 - 00:44 IanSullivan
Post multiple sets we'll refactor later.
ClassNotes12Mar08 21 Jan 2009 - 22:41 IanSullivan
Please insert your notes.
ClassNotes13Mar08 22 Jan 2009 - 00:44 IanSullivan
You know the routine.
ClassNotes14FEB08 22 Jan 2009 - 00:44 IanSullivan
MakalikaNaholowaa 14 Feb 2008 Moment of Silence for Absent Classmates: paper deadlines are not excuses for class absences. #8221;The Folklore of Capitalism, #8221 ...
ClassNotes16April08 22 Jan 2009 - 00:44 IanSullivan
ChristinaYoun 17 Apr 2008 Most urgent: news about grading Hopefully done by the end of the week Continue to work on the papers even if Eben already graded ...
ClassNotes16Jan08 28 Feb 2008 - 03:06 EbenMoglen
Class Notes for Wednesday, 16 January 2008 I decided to take a transcript since I couldn't predict what other people would find important. andrew LESSON ONE: LISTEN ...
ClassNotes17Jan08 05 Feb 2008 - 02:44 DanielHarris
1 17 08 Thursday The biological layer of a theory of social action for lawyers Lawyer #8217;s MIND should have rich associative memory regarding the matters for ...
ClassNotes19Mar08 02 Apr 2008 - 18:10 AndrewGradman
If several people post their notes, we can refactor later ...
ClassNotes2008 13 Jan 2012 - 22:01 IanSullivan
Class Notes Spring 2010 ClassNotesSpring2010 Here, I've posted some notes from class. I am sure that I have missed things, so please feel free to make corrections ...
ClassNotes2008Apr10 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
DanielButrymowicz 23 Apr 2008 Music Rolling Stones Street Fighting Man You can think of a lot of reasons why you might want to understand a Judge. Going back to ...
ClassNotes2008Apr16 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
ChristinaYoun 17 Apr 2008 Most urgent: news about grading Hopefully done by the end of the week Continue to work on the papers even if Eben already graded ...
ClassNotes2008Apr2 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
Post multiple sets we'll refactor later.
ClassNotes2008Apr23 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
Bob Dylan: Maggie's Farm, one interpretation of the song here. Sadly, no music at the start. Class discussion of Something Split, from Lawyerland Who is Carl Wiley ...
ClassNotes2008Apr3 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
AndrewWolstan 07 Apr 2008 (Please edit as you feel necessary) Song: Blackbird by the Beatles Started communicating by email in 1974, most important self maintained ...
ClassNotes2008Apr9 31 May 2017 - 01:54 TyCarleton
LINK TO DISCUSSION THREAD: PhaseIIQandAToHelpMakeAnActionPlan OUTLINE OF LECTURE: Summing up before the final stage of this course By now, at more than ...
ClassNotes2008Feb14 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
MakalikaNaholowaa 14 Feb 2008 Moment of Silence for Absent Classmates: paper deadlines are not excuses for class absences. #8221;The Folklore of Capitalism, #8221 ...
ClassNotes2008Feb21 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
A. Leff, Swindling and Selling (continued) So what are the functional parts of the Spanish Prisoner? Spanish prisoner con is simple and has only a few ...
ClassNotes2008Feb27 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
SONG : Bob Dylan, Hard Rain #8217;s A Gonna Fall Statistics TODAY: Incarcerated: 2.3 million % of US pop: 0.997 Cost/year $49.7 billion ...
ClassNotes2008Feb6 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
Wednesday, February 06, 2008 Upcoming Assignments Students who have conflicts with class next week may opt to structure the Wiki in lieu of the first essay assignment ...
ClassNotes2008Feb7 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
Introduction Class began with a brief connection between the music and the fate of our soldiers wounded in Iraq. 1st Assignment If you are not going to be away on ...
ClassNotes2008Jan16 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
Class Notes for Wednesday, 16 January 2008 I decided to take a transcript since I couldn't predict what other people would find important. andrew LESSON ONE: LISTEN ...
ClassNotes2008Jan17 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
1 17 08 Thursday The biological layer of a theory of social action for lawyers Lawyer #8217;s MIND should have rich associative memory regarding the matters for ...
ClassNotes2008Jan23 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
CarinaWallance 23 Jan 2008 Introductory Remarks Three words not contained in any introduction that was written: duty, responsibility, and risk (Note: write shortly ...
ClassNotes2008Jan24 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
1/24 Class Notes: Eben believes that some students tend to misconstrue his statements #8211; some take his normative statements and turn them into descriptive statements ...
ClassNotes2008Jan31 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
Our first papers will be assigned soon. We need to learn how to edit and to be more concise. Disagreeing with someone #8217;s point is easy. Actually understanding ...
ClassNotes2008Mar12 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
Please insert your notes.
ClassNotes2008Mar13 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
You know the routine.
ClassNotes2008Mar19 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
If several people post their notes, we can refactor later ...
ClassNotes2008Mar20 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
Post multiple sets we'll refactor later
ClassNotes2008Mar26 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
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ClassNotes2008Mar27 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
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ClassNotes2008Mar28 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
Wednesday, March 26, 2008 Welcome Back and Upcoming Schedule Try to avoid the tension and unnecessary fear that characterizes second semester law school ...
ClassNotes2008Mar5 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
Starting with Gilbert and Sullivan Operettas. Appropriate to period tone and style. Almost all of them have cannibal jokes in them. Announcements: no class tomorrow ...
ClassNotes2008Mar6 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
Please insert your notes.
ClassNotes20Mar08 22 Jan 2009 - 00:44 IanSullivan
Post multiple sets we'll refactor later
ClassNotes21Feb08 26 Feb 2008 - 20:44 ElaineTan
A. Leff, Swindling and Selling (continued) So what are the functional parts of the Spanish Prisoner? Spanish prisoner con is simple and has only a few ...
ClassNotes26Mar08 22 Jan 2009 - 00:44 IanSullivan
Post multiple sets we'll refactor later.
ClassNotes27Feb08 22 Jan 2009 - 00:44 IanSullivan
SONG : Bob Dylan, Hard Rain #8217;s A Gonna Fall Statistics TODAY: Incarcerated: 2.3 million % of US pop: 0.997 Cost/year $49.7 billion ...
ClassNotes27Mar08 22 Jan 2009 - 00:44 IanSullivan
Post multiple sets we'll refactor later.
ClassNotes28Mar08 10 Apr 2008 - 01:43 WendyHuang
Wednesday, March 26, 2008 Welcome Back and Upcoming Schedule Try to avoid the tension and unnecessary fear that characterizes second semester law school ...
ClassNotes31Jan08 06 Feb 2008 - 22:55 IanSullivan
Our first papers will be assigned soon. We need to learn how to edit and to be more concise. Disagreeing with someone #8217;s point is easy. Actually understanding ...
ClassNotes5Mar08 12 Mar 2008 - 13:13 SandorMarton
Starting with Gilbert and Sullivan Operettas. Appropriate to period tone and style. Almost all of them have cannibal jokes in them. Announcements: no class tomorrow ...
ClassNotes6Feb08 22 Jan 2009 - 00:44 IanSullivan
Wednesday, February 06, 2008 Upcoming Assignments Students who have conflicts with class next week may opt to structure the Wiki in lieu of the first essay assignment ...
ClassNotes6Mar08 22 Jan 2009 - 00:45 IanSullivan
Please insert your notes.
ClassNotes7Feb08 07 Feb 2008 - 21:24 AdamCarlis
Introduction Class began with a brief connection between the music and the fate of our soldiers wounded in Iraq. 1st Assignment If you are not going to be away on ...
ClassNotesApr10 22 Jan 2009 - 00:45 IanSullivan
DanielButrymowicz 23 Apr 2008 Music Rolling Stones Street Fighting Man You can think of a lot of reasons why you might want to understand a Judge. Going back to ...
ClassNotesApr9 31 May 2017 - 01:54 TyCarleton
LINK TO DISCUSSION THREAD: PhaseIIQandAToHelpMakeAnActionPlan OUTLINE OF LECTURE: Summing up before the final stage of this course By now, at more than ...
ClassNotesApril23 12 Jan 2009 - 22:50 IanSullivan
Bob Dylan: Maggie's Farm, one interpretation of the song here. Sadly, no music at the start. Class discussion of Something Split, from Lawyerland Who is Carl Wiley ...
ClassNotesApril3 22 Jan 2009 - 00:45 IanSullivan
AndrewWolstan 07 Apr 2008 (Please edit as you feel necessary) Song: Blackbird by the Beatles Started communicating by email in 1974, most important self maintained ...
ClassNotesJan23 05 Feb 2008 - 02:43 DanielHarris
CarinaWallance 23 Jan 2008 Introductory Remarks Three words not contained in any introduction that was written: duty, responsibility, and risk (Note: write shortly ...
ClassNotesJan24 05 Feb 2008 - 02:44 DanielHarris
1/24 Class Notes: Eben believes that some students tend to misconstrue his statements #8211; some take his normative statements and turn them into descriptive statements ...
ClassNotesSpring2010 13 Jan 2012 - 22:03 IanSullivan
#### 01.26 Tuesday Generally, redistributing income to your client helps your client. If you want to maximize your utility according to what you think utility is ...
ClassTakeaways 22 Jan 2013 - 18:06 IanSullivan
Class Takeaways Since we're trying to learn how to write with brevity, how to edit, and how to actively listen, I thought it might be helpful to collaboratively come ...
ClassandClothes 07 Jan 2010 - 22:13 IanSullivan
In this topic, I have refactored the ClothesMaketheLawyer talk. 2L interviews are looming near and I believe the points and issues raised in this talk will prove helpful ...
ClothesMaketheLawyer 07 Jan 2010 - 22:13 IanSullivan
I am having trouble understanding what is at the crux of the discussion, in class and in the comments on paper, about clothes and class. I see that we categorize each ...
CoasesNobelSpeech 03 Feb 2010 - 14:04 AlexAsen
As mentioned by Prof. Moglen today, we should take a look at Coase's Nobel Prize speech, so I have found it and taken the liberty of posting it up here for easy access ...
CohenDiscussionSummary 07 Jan 2010 - 22:14 IanSullivan
All entries have been edited for brevity and clarity. Please feel free questions or comments under the appropriate sections. I. The Heaven of Legal Concepts 1 ...
CohenTopics 17 Apr 2010 - 16:08 NonaFarahnik
An index for all the various Cohen discussion topics that have come up. if you make new ones, just make sure to put this page as the parent topic and they will automatically ...
ColinONealFirstEssay 01 Jun 2017 - 23:35 ColinONeal
The Right to Education By ColinONeal 1 June 2017 A Federal Constitutional Right to an Education and the Preservation of Freedom of Thought As networked digital ...
ColumbiaLawLOANSSSS 07 Jan 2010 - 22:14 IanSullivan
I was going to respond to a post by Barb Pitman which raised several issues regarding financial realities of a law school education, but I figured I would start a ...
CompetitionInPreparationForCareersTalk 20 Feb 2008 - 15:38 SandorMarton
The question is, should law school be teaching us competition in preparation for our careers? I think this question harks back in many ways to whether we think law ...
ConradCoutinhoIntro 13 Jan 2012 - 23:18 IanSullivan
ConradCoutinho 14 Jan 2010 Frankly, I only have a vague notion of what I hope to get from law school. Depending on how I feel when I #8217;m asked, I might respond ...
ConradCoutinhoSecondPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:34 IanSullivan
It is strongly recommended that you include your outline in the body of your essay by using the outline as section titles. The headings below are there to remind ...
ContextForCannibalism 07 Jan 2010 - 22:14 IanSullivan
On page 140, Simpson shares the purpose of the preceding chapters: "But our concern is that of establishing the historical context for the case of the Mignonette, ...
ContinuingDiscourse 18 Jan 2016 - 08:24 JiMinShin
I don't know if anyone else has suggested this, but I hope that people will continue to use the Wiki over the summer, and I assume Eben would continue to allow this ...
CostsOFTheLSATPoll 21 Jan 2009 - 22:59 IanSullivan
LsatExperience dnXopRi8YuqambL1KWRwCg 1 Total Cost of Preparation $140 $300,Number of Hours spend preparing 120 200 hours,The Effects of Studying greater than 12 point ...
CostsOfTheLSATPoll 22 Jan 2009 - 00:51 IanSullivan
My second paper is dealing with the LSAT and it would be very helpful for me if folks answered this brief poll regarding their experience with the test. Thanks so ...
CourageAndMasks 07 Jan 2010 - 22:15 IanSullivan
I was struck today by Eben's call for courage. I signed up for this class because I was impressed by Eben's speech at the assembly where we were introduced to the ...
CourtneyDoakFirstPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
Then and Now: Two Perspectives on our Legal System By CourtneyDoak 18 Jul 2012 A Revelation While Reading Transcendental Nonsense and the Functional Approach ...
CourtneyDoakIntro 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
Personal Introduction I worked in finance after college. My job was lucrative; I loved my managers and my mentors. Material comfort and meaningful relationships were ...
CourtneyDoakSecondPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:09 IanSullivan
Reflections on Splitting By CourtneyDoak 18 Jul 2012 Fissures The first seeds of cognitive dissonance that resulted in my split were planted, I think, on the ...
CourtneySmithFirstPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:14 IanSullivan
A Plea for Dr. Tom Butler By CourtneySmith 25 Feb 2010 Dr. Plague Tom Butler did not hang, nor was he a martyr for a noble cause. He is, however, a good man ...
CourtneySmithIntro 13 Jan 2012 - 23:18 IanSullivan
CourtneySmith 14 Jan 2010 I came to Columbia Law School in a roundabout way from the other side of Amsterdam Avenue. After getting an interdisciplinary master #8217 ...
CourtneySmithSecondPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:34 IanSullivan
From #8220;Ghetto #8221; to Gated Community By CourtneySmith 16 Apr 2010 Courtney, I have inserted my comments with regard to the substance of your paper in the ...
CourtsOnTrial 22 Jan 2013 - 18:06 IanSullivan
Creating this topic hopefully no one has gotten to it first. Was it a race? I should think that there would be plenty to do by way of revision, requiring effort ...
CreativeStudentWritings 13 Jan 2012 - 22:04 IanSullivan
Someone said I ought to try this, so here we go. Lawyering is changing the world with words, eh? Well there's a broad definition if I've ever seen one. Changing ...
CriminalDefense 13 Jan 2012 - 22:04 IanSullivan
Eben has spoken very highly of criminal defense several times in class. I am one of those people who still doesn #8217;t know what kind of law he wants to practice ...
CrystalVenningFirstPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
There are some footnotes and a 135 word note at the end. Please don #8217;t include the note in the total word count. Video, Evidence the Practice of Law (1) ...
CrystalVenningIntro 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
Personal Introduction I have this notion that I can do something meaningful with a law degree. By studying rules, procedures, and ideas I can better solve problems ...
CurrentEventsIndex 13 Jan 2012 - 22:04 IanSullivan
This page is intended organize all the interesting articles people are posting. Please edit the page to add articles (and discussion pages) to the list. We can play ...
CurveSurvey 22 Jan 2009 - 00:52 IanSullivan
POLL OPEN Hey guys, If you are looking to distract yourself from finals for two minutes, I'd appreciate you taking my poll. All answers are anonymous. Thanks! AmandaHungerford ...
CurveSurveyPollResults 21 Jan 2009 - 22:59 IanSullivan
testing IanSullivan 21 Apr 2008 Gradingtest SlwQajUXv0aMDSvEi fSlQ 1 What grades would I be satisfied with? Mostly A's with Some B's,What are the lowest grades ...
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