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What would the Obama-backed 2-year law school look like? Dean describes NYLS program (video)

Anthony Crowell, dean and president of New York Law School, talks with Bloomberg Law’s Lee Pacchia (a New York Law School alumnus) about the school’s new two-year law degree program and the prospects for a federal ranking system of higher education providers.

See the video interview here.

Other ABA Journal coverage:

New Normal: “Yale law prof falls short in challenging Obama’s 2-year JD idea”

Around the Blawgosphere: “Would losing the 3L year really reduce students’ costs? Bloggers discuss” “Two-year JD idea gets a high-profile supporter: President Obama” “Cooley Law School announces quicker path to a JD” “Brooklyn Law School’s two-year degree program eliminates breaks” “Drexel to offer 2-year ‘Fast-Forward’ juris doctor degree program” “Reducing law school to 2 years would just add to lawyer glut, says law prof”

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