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serious character & fitness questions

Postby lampshade0520 » Wed Dec 19, 2012 1:11 am

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twinkletoes16
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Re: serious character & fitness questions

Postby twinkletoes16 » Wed Dec 19, 2012 1:13 am

lampshade0520 wrote:please help i swear i'm not a troll lol i know people think you should err on the side of caution and list but i really don't know about high school since almost everyone was suspended from high school



where did you go to high school? :shock:

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Re: serious character & fitness questions

Postby justonemoregame » Wed Dec 19, 2012 1:17 am

it includes high school - seems to be covered by "have you ever" and "as an adult or juvenile"

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Re: serious character & fitness questions

Postby eandy » Wed Dec 19, 2012 1:20 am

Just list it. They won't care.

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Re: serious character & fitness questions

Postby lampshade0520 » Wed Dec 19, 2012 1:23 am

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Re: serious character & fitness questions

Postby eandy » Wed Dec 19, 2012 1:24 am

List it. It's better to disclose more rather than less. When you apply for the bar, they'll compare your answers. You don't want to leave things out. Just explain it. No big deal.

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Re: serious character & fitness questions

Postby pifhib2 » Wed Dec 19, 2012 4:17 am

Disclose disclose disclose. Explain the situation to them. They will not give a fuck.

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Re: serious character & fitness questions

Postby Cellar-door » Wed Dec 19, 2012 3:01 pm

I would list traffic tickets in response to that question btw.
A lot of schools exclude minor traffic violations, but that prompt does not, and specifically asks even for expunged and dismissed.

I would just disclose all of it and write explanations.

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Re: serious character & fitness questions

Postby dood » Wed Dec 19, 2012 3:36 pm

lampshade0520 wrote:5. Have you ever been subject to academic or any other disciplinary sanctions, or are charges pending at any academic institution?This should include matters that have been expunged or dismissed.

6. Have you ever, either as an adult or a juvenile, been charged with or convicted of any crime, or charged with or found to have committed any offense (whether or not defined as a crime), or are any such charges pending? This should include matters that have been expunged or dismissed

for questions like the above, does this include high school? usually questions will specify college, graduate, professional schools but i just wanted to make sure. i think i might have been suspended and asked to move schools within district when i was 15 or something but i can't remember.

also, is 'progress probation' at a community college for withdrawing from too many classes (i was 15 and in high school trying out different art classes) considered "academic probation"? some schools ask you to list.

and we all agree that speeding tickets that you've gone to traffic school for and taken off your record don't need to be listed?

please help i swear i'm not a troll lol i know people think you should err on the side of caution and list but i really don't know about high school since almost everyone was suspended from high school


wtf. bro. check no on both questions, move on with life.

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Re: serious character & fitness questions

Postby bdm261 » Wed Dec 19, 2012 4:14 pm

Holy shit, do they really expect me to remember every detention, every tardy from 2000-2004? I didn't even think of this crap from h.s. would come up when I applied to law school.

Do I really need to submit an addendum that I received an in-school suspension in 2003 for getting caught by the janitor while sneaking out the side door during a pep assembly and that I was suspended for 2 days in 2000 for smoking a cigarette across the street from the high school?

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Re: serious character & fitness questions

Postby lampshade0520 » Wed Dec 19, 2012 10:50 pm

bdm261 wrote:Holy shit, do they really expect me to remember every detention, every tardy from 2000-2004? I didn't even think of this crap from h.s. would come up when I applied to law school.

Do I really need to submit an addendum that I received an in-school suspension in 2003 for getting caught by the janitor while sneaking out the side door during a pep assembly and that I was suspended for 2 days in 2000 for smoking a cigarette across the street from the high school?



this is not about you. this thread about me. refocus everyone

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Re: serious character & fitness questions

Postby suralin » Wed Dec 19, 2012 11:25 pm

lampshade0520 wrote:
bdm261 wrote:Holy shit, do they really expect me to remember every detention, every tardy from 2000-2004? I didn't even think of this crap from h.s. would come up when I applied to law school.

Do I really need to submit an addendum that I received an in-school suspension in 2003 for getting caught by the janitor while sneaking out the side door during a pep assembly and that I was suspended for 2 days in 2000 for smoking a cigarette across the street from the high school?



this is not about you. this thread about me. refocus everyone


lol

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Re: serious character & fitness questions

Postby muskies970 » Thu Dec 20, 2012 12:07 pm

Suralin wrote:
lampshade0520 wrote:
bdm261 wrote:Holy shit, do they really expect me to remember every detention, every tardy from 2000-2004? I didn't even think of this crap from h.s. would come up when I applied to law school.

Do I really need to submit an addendum that I received an in-school suspension in 2003 for getting caught by the janitor while sneaking out the side door during a pep assembly and that I was suspended for 2 days in 2000 for smoking a cigarette across the street from the high school?



this is not about you. this thread about me. refocus everyone


lol


+1 hahahaha




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