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Proposed Ryerson JD Program (10mins)

In Legal Education by Peter Sankoff

Ryerson University has put forth a proposal to open its own law school.  The proposal has attracted a lot of commentary, much of it negative, online – mostly on the basis that “we don’t need another law school”.  I disagree – and here’s why.

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Legislative Reforms to Help Animals: Overview (7mins)

In Animal Law, Law Reform, Legal Education, Video Blogs by Peter Sankoff

In a video blog I put up earlier this year, I described the experiential learning component that I use in my course on Animals and the Law.  It’s called the “Legislative Reform Proposal”, and it’s designed to give students a chance to see what they can do to “fix” the law governing the way animals are treated.  Sixteen students came …