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Writ of Certiorari


Writ of Certiorari is the student-run undergraduate law journal of the Law and Society Association at York University. A collaborative entity, Writ of Certiorari, providing a unique space for undergraduate students to contribute to the intersectional discourse between the law and society, serves as a dynamic platform for emerging scholars. Through showcasing the insightful research and perspectives of undergraduate students at York University, Writ of Certiorari seeks to foster intellectual curiosity and academic excellence. 



The mission of "Writ of Certiorari" is to serve as a premier platform for rigorous scholarship, critical inquiry, and intellectual exchange within the field of law. We are committed to fostering excellence in legal scholarship by publishing high-quality research that advances our understanding of legal principles, institutions, and practices. Upholding the highest standards of academic integrity and rigor, we provide scholars with a respected forum to disseminate their findings and contribute to the advancement of legal knowledge. Central to our mission is the promotion of diversity, equity, and inclusion within the legal profession and academia. 

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The vision of "Writ of Certiorari" is to be recognized as a leading international journal at the forefront of legal scholarship, innovation, and social impact. We envision a future where our publication serves as a beacon of excellence, inspiring transformative ideas and shaping the evolution of legal discourse worldwide. Our vision is rooted in three core principles; Excellence in legal scholarship, global engagement and collaboration, and impactful social change.

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