Oscars last night I was struck how Academy voters selecting a Best Picture winner from a list of nominees isn’t all that different from an LSAT taker selecting a winner from a set of answer choices. In both cases, there are only a few choices to pick from. In both cases, it’s a hard choice. And in both cases, it’s pretty clear that a large percentage of people don’t quite understand every choice available to them.
A. We can’t remind you enough: tonight at 11:59 pm EST is your last chance to register for the March LSAT. LSAC
B. If you’re just trying to squeak your way into law school, this is your school. Above the Law
C. The MAGA teen from the Lincoln Memorial video is now Making America Litigious Again, suing the Washington Post for $250 million. Reuters
D. The end is nigh for the Mueller investigation, at least according to several reports. Vox
E. SCOTUS ruled today that the Eighth Amendment’s ban on excessive fines applies to states; in the case in question, it was the state trying to take possession of someone’s Land Rover, which was valued much higher than the maximum fine for the crime committed. ABA Journal