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On Gratitude

It’s a clear, crisp Sunday morning, and I’m on a bus headed back to Boston. I spent Thanksgiving weekend taking a break from the law, reconnecting with friends and wandering around NYC. This trip was a welcome respite from outlines, case books, and the heightened anxiety that permeates the Redstone Building this time of year. […]

Daily Fantasy Sports Under the Microscope

Early last week, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey proposed regulations for the daily fantasy sports industry. The draft Massachusetts regulations were released shortly after New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman went with the more extreme route of banning daily fantasy sports throughout the state. This ban is currently being challenged by the two biggest daily […]

Reflections on the Voting Rights Act

Last week I had the pleasure of attending a Legacy Series event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act (VRA) with distinguished speaker Rev. Rahsaan Hall, Director of the Racial Justice Program at the ACLU of Massachusetts. I was particularly excited for this event, as I worked at the ACLU of Washington when it […]

No Sleep Til Publication

At the end of your first year at BU Law — at, literally, the last moment of obligatory 1L duties — you get the chance to do more work. You can take a 300-page packet home after your final final exam, work for the better part of a week on a hypothetical legal memo and […]

Do Something For Yourself

As exams quickly approach, it can be easy to feel like you’re drowning in a sea of case law and outlines. It is important, however, to remember to do things for yourself and to find things that keep you sane during this rigorous and grueling journey through law school. If you play hockey, like I […]