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U of A Makes History Winning the Laskin Memorial Moot

Leah McDaniel (3L)   On March 2, 2013, the University of Alberta Laskin moot teamwas honoured to win the 2013 top school prize at this year’s Laskin Memorial Moot. The win was especially exciting for us for a couple of ...
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Third Place Finish for Gale Cup Team

Nora Kharouba (2L) It was a pleasure to partake in one of Canada’s oldest national moot competitions in February 2013. It took place at the Court of Appeal of Ontario in Toronto. Our team successfully placed third out of eighteen ...
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University of Alberta Wins National Tax Moot

Maciej Zielnik (2L) There’s something indescribably special about standing up in front of a panel made up of two Federal Court of Appeal Justices and the Chief Justice of the Tax Court in the final of a national moot. It ...
Opinion

He Said – She Said: Parents At Grad

  He Said: Of Course You Should Bring Your Parents to Grad! Paul Tonita (3L) Why? You ask. I shall explain this to you in 15 simple points. Do you utterly hate your parents? Would they rather bang their heads ...
Sport & Social

Tortfeasors and Litigators Season Review

Jeremy Comeau (3L) The UofA Law Tortfeasors Hockey Club is heading into the final stretch of a torrid 2012-2013 season. Despite an early season goaltending controversy, Garrett Lee has backstopped the Tortfeasors to a third consecutive birth in the Division ...
Opinion

How to Fight Stress During Law School Exams

Andrew Dixon M.D.* Exam periods can be particularly tough times for law students. There’s a lot riding on exams: marks, career opportunities, personal fulfillment, marriage potential, and, ultimately, any chance you will ever have at happiness. Here is a list ...
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The Honourable Mr. Justice Richard Wagner’s Appointment to the Supreme ...

Cameron Jefferies The Hon. Mr. Justice Richard Wagner was appointed as a Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada by the Governor General on October 5, 2012 after having been nominated by Prime Minister Harper three days previous. Justice Wagner ...