For some law students, going to law school is about networking and honing the practical skills required to function as a lawyer. While these are important things to master if one wishes to, you know, become a lawyer, for me, law school at its best was never about any of that; instead, it was about the joys and challenges of wonderful classes and the experience of learning the law. 1,541 more words
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In a series of lawsuits filed this week on behalf of Tommy, Kiko, Hercules and Leo – four chimpanzees who are being held captive in the state of New York – the… 1,338 more words
An American animal rights group has launched legal action seeking to grant chimpanzees “legal personhood”, in order to overhaul treatment of the animals in captivity. 176 more words