523 ABA Journal Bar Exam articles.
An assistant public defender who gave advice and made “critical decisions” on about 80 cases has been fired after a judge discovered she did not have a law license.
May 30, 2019 10:48 AM CDT
Few recent graduates think that their law schools made an effort to help students with school-related stress, according to a new survey from the test prep company Kaplan Bar Review.
May 29, 2019 6:00 AM CDTadopted a proposed revision to tighten an accreditation standard regarding bar passage Friday.
May 17, 2019 4:29 PM CDT
May 10, 2019 5:02 PM CDT
The bar pass rate for 2016 law grads who sat for the exam within two years of graduating is 88.57%, according to ABA data released Friday. The data is for graduates of ABA-accredited law schools.
Apr 19, 2019 3:37 PM CDT
Media personality and socialite Kim Kardashian West hopes to follow in the footsteps of President Abraham Lincoln by skipping law school and becoming a lawyer through “reading the law.”
Apr 15, 2019 7:45 AM CDT
Sarah Smith credits her father and an LSAT study guide for her interest in law school.
Tim Smith was working with an LSAT study book in early 2014 when his…
Mar 28, 2019 8:15 AM CDT
Mar 13, 2019 3:24 PM CDT
Mar 7, 2019 6:30 AM CST
The ABA’s legal education council has delayed a decision on whether to implement a stricter bar passage standard for accredited law schools, prolonging a yearslong debate of the hot-button issue.
Feb 22, 2019 7:54 PM CST
Two legal education groups have asked that the council of the ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar increase transparency and collaboration in its decision-making.
Feb 22, 2019 4:28 PM CSTJames Wollack, an educational psychology professor at the University of Wisconsin at Madison whose research includes test security. In fact, the first time he was asked to analyze exam result data to see whether it supported test fraud, it was for a Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination.
Feb 13, 2019 2:46 PM CST
The Florida Coastal School of Law, one of the three for-profit InfiLaw campuses that sued the American Bar Association regarding accreditation matters, and the only one that has not…
Feb 6, 2019 12:30 PM CST
Jan 28, 2019 6:07 PM CST
In the days before the ABA House of Delegates revisits a proposed standard revision to tighten bar passage requirements for accredited law schools, some say an in-depth diversity study should…
Jan 24, 2019 12:14 PM CST