1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread

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Ty Webb
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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby Ty Webb » Fri May 06, 2011 2:56 am

IthacaIsWet wrote:
Ty Webb wrote:Anyone complaining about anything other than a closed-book Con Law exam get no sympathy from me.

FUCK THIS SHIT.



Closed book civ pro.

:(


That's the intermediate scrutiny to my strict scrutiny.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby snowpeach06 » Fri May 06, 2011 7:09 am

I woke up at 5. Not even on purpose. SO FUCKING TIRED. FML

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby Sogui » Fri May 06, 2011 7:20 am

Ty Webb wrote:
IthacaIsWet wrote:
Ty Webb wrote:Anyone complaining about anything other than a closed-book Con Law exam get no sympathy from me.

FUCK THIS SHIT.



Closed book civ pro.

:(


That's the intermediate scrutiny to my strict scrutiny.


I'll take a handful of Constitutional standards of review over 50+ FRCP rules any day.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby Ty Webb » Fri May 06, 2011 9:00 am

Sogui wrote:
Ty Webb wrote:
IthacaIsWet wrote:
Ty Webb wrote:Anyone complaining about anything other than a closed-book Con Law exam get no sympathy from me.

FUCK THIS SHIT.



Closed book civ pro.

:(


That's the intermediate scrutiny to my strict scrutiny.


I'll take a handful of Constitutional standards of review over 50+ FRCP rules any day.


I would, too. Except for the fact that we have to know 200+ case names and make case analogies/predictions on how sitting judges will rule on issues.

Alas it's not about outrunning the bear, though.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby traehekat » Fri May 06, 2011 9:03 am

<--closed book civ pro in 5 hours

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby kalvano » Fri May 06, 2011 10:07 am

Civ Pro in a few hours. Still don't care, but then done.

At least until the write-on.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby mbusch22 » Fri May 06, 2011 11:31 am

kalvano wrote:Civ Pro in a few hours. Still don't care, but then done.

At least until the write-on.


T-5 hours. Until

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby mythosopher » Fri May 06, 2011 12:00 pm

Closed book Civ Pro exam seems popular today... I have one too...

My brain feels like it has turned to mush at this point. This is just gonna be a clusterf*ck of an exam. I feel so unprepared.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby Sogui » Fri May 06, 2011 12:47 pm

Successfully complete an outline from start to finish in a 36 hour window on the day of the exam? Awwwww yea

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby uwb09 » Fri May 06, 2011 12:57 pm

Sogui wrote:Successfully complete an outline from start to finish in a 36 hour window on the day of the exam? Awwwww yea

you sir are a gentlemen and a scholar

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby traehekat » Fri May 06, 2011 12:58 pm

*sigh* time to go fail civ pro.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby geekrocker37 » Fri May 06, 2011 1:09 pm

Closed book Property exam was an absolute massacre. 4 hours for 50 multiple choice/ true false questions. Praying for a wild curve while day drinking the pain away.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby Thirteen » Fri May 06, 2011 1:37 pm

Motivation is gone

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby keg411 » Fri May 06, 2011 1:56 pm

Done. Looking forward to going out later and hopefully forgetting everything.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby TTH » Fri May 06, 2011 2:46 pm

Just bombed my con law take home. Headed to the bar for some sweet, malty relief.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby BarbellDreams » Fri May 06, 2011 2:52 pm

SO the multiple choice portion of my Property final was mostly on stuff that has nothing to do with substantive law but more things the prof mentioned in passing like what some philosopher thinks of adverse possession or what ancient English law thought of easements...umm...yeah...

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby Gamecubesupreme » Fri May 06, 2011 3:18 pm

BarbellDreams wrote:SO the multiple choice portion of my Property final was mostly on stuff that has nothing to do with substantive law but more things the prof mentioned in passing like what some philosopher thinks of adverse possession or what ancient English law thought of easements...umm...yeah...


You should be happy at the number of future interest questions tested.

I was shocked at how few easement problems there were. I was banking on it being a major issue for the writing section too.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby dakatz » Fri May 06, 2011 3:22 pm

Legislation felt pretty good, though its the type of exam where its impossible to know one way or another how you did. At least I wont be dwelling on this one like I did with conlaw. Six days until the grand finale.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby stayway » Fri May 06, 2011 4:08 pm

WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO 1 more .

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby mths » Fri May 06, 2011 4:11 pm

Gamecubesupreme wrote:
BarbellDreams wrote:SO the multiple choice portion of my Property final was mostly on stuff that has nothing to do with substantive law but more things the prof mentioned in passing like what some philosopher thinks of adverse possession or what ancient English law thought of easements...umm...yeah...


You should be happy at the number of future interest questions tested.

I was shocked at how few easement problems there were. I was banking on it being a major issue for the writing section too.

lol my prof LOVED the easements

we had no RAP -- I was pissed

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby Transpher » Fri May 06, 2011 6:07 pm

Helmholtz wrote:Done with 1L 8) oh yeah


Congrats man

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby fathergoose » Fri May 06, 2011 6:08 pm

Done Bitches

*drops the mic*

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby Sogui » Fri May 06, 2011 7:21 pm

Am I the only one who NEVER finishes exams on time?

Not, "Oh I still wanted to type one more sentence".

Like, "I was halfway done with the last question"

I watch the time too, but I can never summon the willpower to stop an answer when I've run over the allotted time, it's always 10-20m extra per answer until I get to the last 1hr question with 20-30 minutes on the clock.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby Grizz » Fri May 06, 2011 7:42 pm

I am done and have been drunk for 7 hrs.

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Re: 1L Exam Prep and Motivation Thread (ROUND 2 SUCKAS)

Postby uwb09 » Fri May 06, 2011 8:02 pm

I may be the first 1L in history to get a top 3 exam score on Contracts in fall, and get a bottom 3 score in spring... ugh, the only bright shiny A on my transcript was nice while it lasted




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