Sunday, January 17, 2010

Law as Sport: SCOTUS Fantasy League

800px-Youth-soccer-indiana It had to happen - - - and in case you haven't heard, it has: SCOTUS Fantasy League.

For those who will bet on anything that moves (or doesn't) and for those who feel envious (and perhaps perplexed) about football/hockey/baseball/cricket fantasy leagues and for those who bemoan Fantasy Congress, and for those who are SCOTUS "nerds," the SCOTUS Fantasy League could prove a potential time-waster, a potential fun endeavor, or even a potential teaching tool.

According to the website,

The Rules are simple. For each case the Supreme Court grants cert, predict:

-The Outcome of the Case (Affirm or Reverse the lower Court)
-The Split (9-0, 8-1, 7-2, 6-3, 5-4, 4-1-4, or fragmented)
- The Justices in the Majority, and the Justices in the Dissent

At the end of the Term, the Associate Justice who predicts the most cases correctly will be confirmed as the Chief Justice of the Fantasy Supreme Court League....

RR

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/conlaw/2010/01/law-as-sport-scotus-fantasy-league.html

Games | Permalink

TrackBack URL for this entry:

http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341bfae553ef012876e73a5a970c

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Law as Sport: SCOTUS Fantasy League:

Comments

Post a comment