Brad Wolk Memorial Scholarship

Orlando, Florida: Appeals Law Group will be holding its annual Winter Essay Writing Competition, open to all current full-time and part-time matriculated students in an ABA accredited law school.  This $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to the law student who presents a 1000 word or less essay on the following topic:

Whether a mandatory life sentence without the possibility of parole for non-violent marijuana trafficking under Federal law violates the Eighth Amendment’s prohibition of cruel and unusual punishment?

All essays must be submitted via email to scholarship@appealslawgroup.com and must be in Word or PDF format.  The deadline for submission is February 1, 2016 at 11:59 p.m.  The winner will be announced on February 4, 2016.

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