Subject: [lawstudent] Change in commencement speaker Dear Law School Community, I have been in touch with the office of Attorney General Marc Dann. The Attorney General has indicated that he wishes to withdraw as commencement speaker. I have already been in contact with another graduate of the law school, and I hope to be able in a couple of days to tell you whom I have lined up as speaker. Sincerely, Gary Simson Dean and Joseph C. Hostetler- Baker & Hostetler Professor of LawOf course, Dann and the school are simply upholding the first and only rule of commencement speeches: They must be really, really boring. “It would have been awfully interesting to hear him speak,” as one student noted. It also would have made for some great heckling. – Rebecca Meiser
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