‘I’m 90% caffeine and 10% human’
How will you inform somebody research legislation? Properly, if it isn’t apparent from their LinkedIn, Instagram bio, Tinder profile or mum’s proud Fb posts, they’ll 100% let you know earlier than you even have to ask.
With that in thoughts, we challenged our followers on Instagram to, ‘Inform me you’re a legislation scholar with out telling me you’re a legislation scholar’.
With the post attracting over 500 feedback, the responses didn’t disappoint. Listed below are 13 of our favourites.
1. R v Brown
Why legislation colleges really feel the necessity to kick off first 12 months with a case about consensual sadomasochism escapes me. It’s virtually as in the event that they’re attempting to warn us of the brutality of the authorized trade earlier than we enter into it.
2. Authorized dramas have been ruined
Legislation and Order, Easy methods to Get Away with Homicide, Fits, The Wire… so many reveals that may by no means be the identical once more. A great authorized drama simply hits totally different whenever you’re subconsciously choosing out the loopholes.
3. The inhumane quantity of studying
To assume, I used to class studying as a interest…
4. The dreaded exceptions
Simply whenever you’ve lastly received your head across the structure of a belief, then come the ten further lectures on all of the frequent legislation exceptions to the rule. Vom.
5. Donoghue v Stevenson
In case you don’t test the underside of the bottle earlier than you begin ingesting, are you even a legislation scholar?
6. The incomparable stress ranges
Let’s be sincere, what do non-law college students even need to stress about?
7. The notorious authorized debates
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8. The final word cop out reply
Who wants a coaching contract? This go-to line accommodates all of the authorized experience you’ll ever want.
9. Carlill v Carbolic Smoke Ball Co
Can I get you a carbolic smoke ball for that cough?
10. Business consciousness
What’s the purpose of finding out legislation in the event you can’t casually flex your business consciousness in on a regular basis chit chat? Positive, that vac scheme interview might need flopped, however at the least these limitless hours spent flicking by way of The Monetary Instances aren’t going to waste.
11. OSCOLA referencing
If legislation college wasn’t arduous sufficient already, they need to hit us with OSCOLA — probably the most awkward and time-consuming referencing format to exist. To these of you fortunate sufficient to make use of Harvard referencing… don’t discuss to us.
12. Informal caffeine dependancy
I’ll drink something that will get me by way of a 9am land legislation lecture.
13. The cat filter
Admit it, there’s instances you would like you may say, ‘I’m not a legislation scholar’.
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