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Norman Manley Law School takes hat trick in debate competition

Monday, December 10, 2012 | 5:23 PM    

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Norman Manley Law School (NMLS) has won its third straight World Human Rights Moot Court Competition.

The competition, held in Pretoria, South Africa, ended today with the team defeating the University of Auckland, the inaugural winners.

The University of Auckland did not enter the competition’s second and third years, which NMLS won.

NMLS ended Auckland’s hope of a triumphant return capturing the hat trick of trophies.

The NMLS team members were Kemoy McEkron, Leslie Mendez and Tiffany Stewart.

McEkron was named Best Oralist.

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