Do you have adblock enabled?
 
If you can read this, either the style sheet didn't load or you have an older browser that doesn't support style sheets. Try clearing your browser cache and refreshing the page.

(Opposing Views)   Law student sues law school for making him retake a law class he failed   (opposingviews.com ) divider line
    More: Amusing, Jackson Millikan, law schools, California Superior Court  
•       •       •

7745 clicks; posted to Main » on 09 Sep 2013 at 3:44 PM (3 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»



Voting Results (Funniest)
View Voting Results: Smartest and Funniest

2013-09-09 03:59:25 PM  
5 votes:
Your honor, if they'd been providing a quality legal education, there's no way I'd have been stupid enough to file this suit in the first place, is there?!
2013-09-09 03:35:16 PM  
3 votes:
Just when my opinion of law students had seemingly bottomed out, a challenger approaches.
2013-09-09 04:31:24 PM  
2 votes:
Professor Kingsfield frowns on these shenanigans.
John T. Hart grins uncontrollably:

3.bp.blogspot.com
2013-09-09 03:54:33 PM  
2 votes:
BETTER CALL SAUL
2013-09-09 03:48:24 PM  
2 votes:
No one is more delusionally self-assured than a third-year law student.
2013-09-09 03:47:44 PM  
2 votes:
He should have gotten a GED in law instead.
2013-09-09 04:56:24 PM  
1 vote:
The guy should just transfer to Hollywood Upstairs Law School.
2013-09-09 03:54:27 PM  
1 vote:
api.ning.com
2013-09-09 03:50:53 PM  
1 vote:
They have a pretty website so it must be legit
2013-09-09 03:48:53 PM  
1 vote:
He will make a fine state rep one day. Maybe he could even sue his way into congress.
2013-09-09 03:48:25 PM  
1 vote:
Ah yes, he believes that he is in the right because the school did not fulfill some (real or imagined) required technicality. Nevermind the fact that he's not competent to be a lawyer.

The school is trying to save you money, bud. Classes don't mean jack when you can't pass the bar exam.
2013-09-09 03:47:32 PM  
1 vote:
The student has become the master.
2013-09-09 03:47:21 PM  
1 vote:

ManateeGag: maybe law school isn't for him.


I'm not sure pre-school is for him
2013-09-09 03:47:16 PM  
1 vote:
fark sues submitter for not making up a headline to go with the article and instead using the article's headline
2013-09-09 03:46:41 PM  
1 vote:
I say a lawsuit should be required to be awarded a law degree.
2013-09-09 02:38:40 PM  
1 vote:
Apparently the course was on how to avoid filing frivolous lawsuits.
2013-09-09 02:38:32 PM  
1 vote:
Allegedly
2013-09-09 02:26:15 PM  
1 vote:
So the school required him to re-enroll in the course. Millikan, according to his legal filing, then went home for the summer to Washington state, where he worked for the State Attorney General's office. He says that over the summer he heard nothing more about the demand that he take "Civil Procedure II" a second time. Due to this "silence" on the part of the school, Millikan assumed that the school had simply given up on requiring him to retake the course.

Sounds like he really needed to pass that course.
 
Displayed 18 of 18 comments

View Voting Results: Smartest and Funniest

This thread is archived, and closed to new comments.

Continue Farking
Submit a Link »
On Twitter








In Other Media
  1. Links are submitted by members of the Fark community.

  2. When community members submit a link, they also write a custom headline for the story.

  3. Other Farkers comment on the links. This is the number of comments. Click here to read them.

  4. Click here to submit a link.

Report