Category Archives: 1L

Manslaughtering Little Boys

Reading a case in crim about a little boy who was beaten by two adults and then died after they refused to take him to the hospital until it was too late.  The case became a contest of medical experts, … Continue reading

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October Beckons

Ah, it’s my favorite month, this month of my anniversary (which approacheth post haste!)  Back when I was a pretentious and silly young thing, I collected quotes and poems about October in the back of a pink hardbound notebook, a … Continue reading

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Michelle Obama Aint' Got Nothin'

My Criminal Law professor is tiny and fierce, a former defense attorney.  She’s funny, self-effacing – a good teacher, it’s a fun class.  I have to admit I have a little crush on her.  She is the mom of two … Continue reading

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Ouch

Hoisting 30 pounds of toddler has caused me some serious lower back pain today.  It doesn’t help that I heft around extremely substantial law casebooks whenever I’m not carrying him.  I’ve never had this twingey thing before.  Twinge.  Twinge.  It … Continue reading

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Tuesday with Cake

I am thirty one years old today.  I share this birthday with little Max, a friend-of-a-friend’s baby who was born this morning at 5:30 am, and whose delivery stats I followed closely on facebook, excited for some reason that a … Continue reading

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