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Council pauses move to make pre-admissions test optional
Amid strong pushback from law school deans and others, the ABA law school accrediting arm has decided to re-examine a proposed change in student admissions policies that would eliminate the requireme…
ABA Journal wins prestigious honors
The ABA Journal, the flagship magazine of the American Bar Association, has been racking up an impressive number of awards this spring.
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