By Nick McBride, Jason Varuhas
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Secondly, a successful law student will have a good eye for detail. ’ A successful law student will take note of this suggestion as possibly qualifying the rule laid down by the court in its judgment ten pages earlier. She will not overlook in it and blindly assume that the case of Fox v Swan held that if A uses B’s property, A will always be held liable to pay B a reasonable sum for the use he’s made of B’s property. qxd 10/7/06 6:15 PM Page 22 PART 1 THINKING ABOUT STUDYING LAW Here’s a test for how meticulous you are that you might like to try: Series Alpha sets out the first 50 numbers that make up the number ‘pi’: 31415926535897932384626433832795028841971693993751 Series Beta sets out a series of 50 letters using the ten most frequently used letters in the English language: RTESEONESIEHIATHLTREHTNAIETOSTIHNOAONERIATIERNAETO The ten most frequently used letters in the English language are (arranged in order of frequency): ETAOINSRHL In Series Beta, the letter ‘E’ stands for the most popular number in Series Alpha.
He would be able to write the lines for both sides in the following debate over whether it would be right to punish D for killing the Prime Minister: Pro-punishment: Punishing D for killing the PM would make it more difficult for terrorists to force people to do the sort of thing D did. Anti-punishment: But why? Even if D knew that he was going to be punished for killing the PM, he would still have acted in the same way. qxd 10/7/06 6:15 PM Page 24 PART 1 THINKING ABOUT STUDYING LAW Pro: Well – it’s important to punish D so as to ensure that people in D’s situation only act in the way D did when it is absolutely necessary to do so.
Things you’ll have to do – such as reading cases and statutes – will initially seem very strange and difficult. But if you stick with it, you’ll eventually find your feet, and discover one of the most interesting, challenging, wide-ranging and topical subjects that you can study at university. I hope you’ve found this letter helpful, Sam. If you’ve got any other queries that you’d like my help on, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. qxd 10/7/06 6:15 PM Page 17 2 LETTER TWO The Right Stuff? Dear Sam, Thank you for your letter.
Letters to a Law Student by Nick McBride, Jason Varuhas