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Lex Scripta

[ leks -skrip-tuh ] noun

  1. a Latin expression meaning “the written law”
  1. a blog at the intersection of law and theatre, where art and advocacy converge to underscore how stories can reflect and effect change in our policies, institutions, beliefs, and societies.

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About the Author

Hi, I’m Kaiya. I’m a public interest attorney with a passion for law and a love of theatre. When I’m not advocating for access to justice, I can be found house managing theaters around Washington, DC.