Author: Elie Mystal

Happy Veterans Day — See Also

LAW PROFESSOR WHO USED THE N-WORD IN CLASS ALLEGEDLY USED IN OFFICE HOURS: Does this guy have to lynch a brother to get fired? OPEN LETTER TO JUSTICE GINSBURG'S CLERKS:…
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At Least You’re Not This Guy — See Also

BIGLAW PARTNER SUSPENDED FOR WATCHING PORN AT WORK: I'm probably at the point where I would rather walk in on my colleagues watching literal porn than watching a presidential press…
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Law School Has Students Sit Through, Then Applaud ‘Racially Charged Rant’ Given By Donor

Law schools make all kinds of deals with rich donors to keep the money flowing in. They’ll name the whole damn school after you if you are rich enough. That’s…
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Immediate Fallout — See Also

JEFF SESSIONS OUT: I don't really care what it means for the Mueller investigation. Getting a Confederate out of government is always a good thing. TISH JAMES IN: First African-American…
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The Calm Before The Storm — See Also

HERE'S A BIGLAW FIRM DOING SOMETHING GOOD: This should be all parental leave policies. HERE'S A LAW SCHOOL DOING SOMETHING BAD: Making fun of public interest lawyers feels very retrograde.…
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Taking Facebook Racism Seriously Potentially Thwarts School Shooting

People who use social media a lot become somewhat desensitized to the hate and racism put up on social media. This benefits the social media platforms, which have less pressure…
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Halloween Winners — See Also

LOTS OF CUTE RUTH BADER GINSBURGS HERE: Thank God nobody sent in a Brett Kavanaugh baby costume. Nobody needs to see a sneering toddler with a beer. FIRSTHAND ACCOUNT OF…
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Everything Is Bad — See Also

CLERK ATTACKED OUTSIDE COURTHOUSE: The attack doesn't appear to be connected to any ongoing case. Just a random act of violence. I guess that passes as good news these days.…
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Friends Of Law Student Accused Of Making Anti-Semitic Remarks Employ Kavanaugh Defense

(Photo by Tara Ziemba/Getty Images) We could live in a world where leaders, and people who would be leaders, hold themselves to the highest level of conduct where even the…
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They Caught The Suspected MAGA-Bomber, But We’re Growing More — See Also

THIS GUY HARASSED AN INTERVIEWER AFTER BEING REJECTED FROM A TOP LAW SCHOOL: They caught him too. THE ANTI-SEMITISM ISSUE AT GW LAW SCHOOL: Is actually kind of a booze…
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