“Go to Jail. Go directly to jail. Do not pass go. Do not collect $200.” Jail is one of the most-landed on spaces in a typical game of Monopoly. However, for many Americans, Monopoly jail is the closest they will ever come to being behind bars. The latest Department of Justice ...[Continue Reading]
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About Wyatt Bland (1 Articles)
Wyatt is a second-year student at the Campbell University School of Law and currently serves as a Staff Writer for the Campbell Law Observer. Originally from Goldsboro, North Carolina, Wyatt enlisted in the North Carolina Army National Guard as a supply-specialist while in high school and went on to graduate at the top of his class from the U.S. Army Quartermaster School. Wyatt earned bachelor degrees in both Political Science and History at East Carolina University. Before starting law school, Wyatt’s passion for public service grew as he worked in the 3rd Congressional District Office for the late Congressman Walter B. Jones. Wyatt is active on campus and serves as the Vice President of the Student Bar Association, Co-Coordinator for the Veterans Pro Bono Project, North Carolina Bar Association Student Representative, and previously served as a 1L Student Bar Association Representative. Additionally, he is an active participant on Campbell’s softball team as well as in the Wake County Bar Association’s Basketball league. During the summer of his 1L year, Wyatt externed with the Office of the District Attorney for New Hanover and Pender Counties where he was immersed with the concept of community-based prosecution. This Fall, Wyatt serves as an Legal Extern in the Office of the Staff Judge Advocate for the U.S. Air Force’s 4th Fighter Wing at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base. Wyatt has interests in military and national security law as well as in criminal law.