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NUS Arts Festival: past//present (Part 1: The Show)

NUS Arts Festival: past//present (Part 1: The Show)

A little over a month ago, Justified received an email invitation from the NUS Centre For The Arts (CFA) to watch a theatre production, presented as part of the annual NUS Arts Festival series of concerts. I mean, it’s not every day we get exclusively invited to events – I felt almost like an influencer...
Inter-Faculty Games 2018: Part 2

Inter-Faculty Games 2018: Part 2

This year’s IFG Coverage has been brought to you by the IFG Captains. Justified would like to thank the Captains for their enthusiasm and support. HANDBALL Credit: Chu Khe Han (Y2) DODGEBALL “We really weren’t outclassed in any way, and we are hoping to win it next year.” Credit: Julian Tang (Y2) REVERSI Credit: Rebecca Loo...
Inter-Faculty Games 2018: Part 1

Inter-Faculty Games 2018: Part 1

About this year’s IFG Coverage: This year’s IFG Coverage has been brought to you by the IFG Captains. Justified would like to thank the Captains for their enthusiasm and support.   SWIMMING “IFG swimming won 3rd overall for both Male and Female! tbh it’s been a super fun journey lol i think we’re one of the...
NUS Law Gains Act - CCAB Schedule 1

NUS Law Gains Act – CCAB Schedule 1

Hey Law School! Been sitting around studying too much? Or just sitting around? The next time you have a spare half-hour, instead of watching another YouTube video, why not head outdoors for a quick workout? Why not the gym? Going to the gym is all fine and good, but the most glaring disadvantage is: YOU...
SLR Annual Lecture 2018: The Obsolescent Judge

SLR Annual Lecture 2018: The Obsolescent Judge

This Tuesday, the Singapore Law Review (SLR) hosted their Annual Lecture, one of the key events  for NUS Law and many in the legal industry. This year, the 30th SLR Annual Lecture was delivered by Justice Aedit Abdullah (Class of 1994), who was appointed High Court Judge in 2017. Keeping in mind the objectives of...
B.A. Mallal Moot 2018

B.A. Mallal Moot 2018

Kickstarting this year’s domestic moot calendar was the much-anticipated Bashir Ahmad Mallal (or ‘B.A. Mallal’) Moot, organised by the NUS Law Mooting and Debating Club and kindly sponsored by Allen & Gledhill LLP.  As one of the oldest and most prestigious domestic mooting competitions, this year’s iteration of the Moot had high participation rates from...
Just Punishment 2018

Just Punishment 2018

On 5 October 2018, the Criminal Justice Club co-hosted its yearly event with the European Union (EU). This year’s instalment was on the contentious section 300(c) of the Penal Code, which has been amended in 2012 to allow judges discretion in deciding between life imprisonment and the death penalty. Section 300 of the Penal Code...
New Summit Review Part 2 - All or Numb-thing

New Summit Review Part 2 – All or Numb-thing

Mala, meaning “spicy and numbing”, has become a staple in every Singaporean food court. Originating from Sichuan, mala contains Sichuanese peppercorn (this is what gives the numbing feeling), chilli pepper (this gives the spicy feeling) and various other spices simmered in oil. With many stores popping up around NUS, one of the newest additions is...
New Summit Review Part 1 - Muslim Food

New Summit Review Part 1 – Muslim Food

Let us all first thank the heavens that Summit finally has a Halal food stall. As most of us within the BTC community may know, the Muslims among us have struggled with the lack of available Halal-certified food at the Summit, since the first successful bidder for the Muslim food stall withdrew unexpectedly. Much to...
CJC Conference - Insight Into Rehabilitation of Criminals

CJC Conference – Insight Into Rehabilitation of Criminals

On 31st August 2018, NUS Law Criminal Justice Club (CJC) hosted its annual flagship Criminal Justice Conference. This year’s topic centered on the rehabilitation of criminals and how sentencing in Singapore has evolved over the past decades. This year’s panel was an illustrious one, with diverse views and experiences. The panelists included Professor Amirthalingam Kumaralingam and...
NUS Law-Wong Partnership LegalTech Competition 2018 Launch Event

NUS Law-Wong Partnership LegalTech Competition 2018 Launch Event

With the increasing prevalence of technology in a changing legal landscape, the field of Legal Tech is growing rapidly in importance for law-related communities. The Pro Bono community has not been an exception. On 31 August 2018, the inaugural NUS Law LegalTech Competition was launched by NUS Law and Wong Partnership. At the launch event,...
Attorney-Generals Cup 2018

Attorney-Generals Cup 2018

The start of each academic year also heralds the start of the domestic moots cycle – beginning of course, with the annual Attorney General’s Cup (AG Cup). Held in our very own Moot Court, this year’s iteration of the AG Cup was graced by Deputy Attorney-General Mr. Hri Kumar Nair SC, the Honourable Justice Ms. Hoo Sheau...