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5 Ways to Prepare for the Bar Exam

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Preparing For The Bar Exam

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Kim Kardashian Passes The Baby Bar Exam

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The post Kim Kardashian Passes The Baby Bar Exam appeared first on Above the Law. Law Schools Bar Exams California California Baby Bar Kim Kardashian Kim Kardashian WestCongratulations!

Afghanistan dispatch: The Taliban’s new bar exam procedures and the notable absence of new women attorneys

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The Afghanistan Independent Bar Association was merged with the Taliban’s Ministry of Justice right after they seized power in August last year. The organization of the ministry has been expanded to include the bar directorate, and a procedure was later created to govern its daily operations.

Unexpected Law School Stands Among Members Of T14 For Best Bar Exam Pass Rates

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The post Unexpected Law School Stands Among Members Of T14 For Best Bar Exam Pass Rates appeared first on Above the Law. Law Schools Bar Exams Quote of the Day University of Kansas School of LawWhat exciting news!

Yes, There Is Such A Thing As Over Studying For The Bar Exam

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Law Schools AccessLex Institute Bar Exams Trivia Question of the DayThe benefits of moderation.

So, You Wanna Pass The Florida Bar Exam? This Law School Is The Best At It

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Law Schools Bar Exams Trivia Question of the DayRankings aren't everything.

Students At This Law School Do Way Better On The Bar Exam Than Expected

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This law school really helps students pass the big test. The post Students At This Law School Do Way Better On The Bar Exam Than Expected appeared first on Above the Law. Law Schools Bar Exams Trivia Question of the Day

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Kim Kardashian says she finally passed the ‘baby bar’ exam after her apprenticeship studies

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Reality TV star Kim Kardashian has passed the “baby barexam required for would-be California lawyers who opt to learn the law through apprenticeship instead…

India Supreme Court issues notice in petition challenging bar exam rules

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The Indian Supreme Court on Monday issued notice in a petition challenging the All India Bar Examination Rules 2010 which require an advocate to qualify for the All India Bar Examination (AIBE) within two years after enrolment to a State Bar Council. Bar Council of India.

Good Luck On The Bar Exam — See Also

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And If Anything Happens : Be sure to share all the awful, funny, inspiring, or just plain ridiculous stories from the exam. Sad News : Gordon & Rees co-founder Donald Rees passes away. The post Good Luck On The Bar Exam — See Also appeared first on Above the Law.

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New York sees decrease in pass rate for July bar exam

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The overall pass rate for the July bar exam in New York is 63%, the New York State Board of Law Examiners announced Oct. …

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Think you won’t pass the July bar exam? So did many others, but they did, say lawyers

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If you are studying for the July bar exam, you’re not going to memorize every flashcard for the Multistate Bar Examination, and that’s OK.

Man who was told he failed bar exam actually passed, and he blames software

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When Colin Darnell received word in December that he did not pass New York’s online bar exam, he had a feeling the scoring may have…

When it comes to studying for the bar exam, how much is too much?

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Bar exam candidates who start study sessions earlier in the day could have a better chance of passing, but keeping at it for 10 or…

Law students in this state would be allowed to take bar exam after five semesters if bill wins approval

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The Virginia House of Delegates on Friday passed a bill allowing students at approved law schools to take the bar exam after completing five semesters…

The War On The Bar Exam — See Also

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The End Of The Bar Exam? Biglaw Partner Classes Are Getting Bigger: Gotta stop those valuable associates from jumping ship. I mean, probably not, but they're asking the Supreme Court to weigh in.

Supreme Court orders in-person February bar exam, directs study of possible expansion of law student training program

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The Supreme Court today issued an administrative order stating that the 2-day bar exam at the end of February “will be administered in-person. ” By another order today, the court denied without prejudice a request to allow students in a law offices studies program (see Bus. & e)(2)(B)) to participate in the Practical Training for Law Students program , but it did direct the State Bar to study whether such a change “would be prudent.”

Several states consider lowering cut scores on bar exam, making it easier to pass

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Rhode Island has followed California’s lead in lowering the bar exam cut score to make the test easier to pass, a step that several other…

Critical Pass: Getting To The Core Of What You Need To Know To Pass The Bar Exam [Sponsored]

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Supreme Court orders another (mostly) remote bar exam

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Saying that the COVID-19 pandemic “continue[s] to severely limit the State Bar’s ability to administer” the bar exam as usual, the Supreme Court today issued an order requiring the July 27 and 28 test to be “administered online as a mostly remotely delivered exam.” ” The passing score for the exam remains at the lowered level that the court set last summer.

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Congratulations On Passing The Bar

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Higher pass rate but smaller pool for New York’s online bar exam

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New York’s bar exam, administered online in October, had an overall pass rate of 84%. According to a news release from the New York…

California releases bar exam results, and like many jurisdictions sees increase in pass rates

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Out of the 9,301 people who sat for California’s online bar exam in October, the pass rate was 60.7%, according to a Jan.

Did Kim Kardashian Pass The Baby Bar This Summer Or Not?

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When will the reality star reveal her fate on the exam? Law Schools Bar Exams Kim Kardashian Kim Kardashian West

New ABA data parses out bar exam pass rates by race and ethnicity

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According to data released Tuesday by the American Bar Association's Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, 87.65% of the white candidates…

The Intersection Of Resilience And Failure

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I was recently asked how I was able (finally) to pass the Texas Bar Exam while also struggling with cocaine addiction and alcohol use disorder (alcoholism). Health / Wellness Addiction Bar Exams Bruan Cuban Health and Wellness Law Schools The Addicted Lawyer

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The First Thing I Learned In Bar Prep Is…

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If attorneys who actually think Facebook is bound by the 1st Amendment can pass this test, so can I. Law Schools Bar Exams Meme of the Day

Kim Kardashian Has No Plans To Change How She Dresses If She Becomes A Lawyer — And She Shouldn’t Have To

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Let her worry about passing the baby bar before she concerns herself with the legal profession's sexism. Law Schools Bar Exams Kim Kardashian Quote of the Day

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Data shows increase in both first-time and 2-year bar exam pass rates

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Despite the coronavirus chaos around July 2020 bar exams—including health fears for in-person bars, software problems with remote tests and jurisdictions making last-minute…

Wrongly convicted man passes New York bar exam

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Martin Tankleff, who was arrested at age 17 and would spend 17 years in prison for a wrongful conviction in the murders of his parents,…

Wrongly convicted man passes New York bar exam

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Martin Tankleff, who was arrested at age 17 and would spend 17 years in prison for a wrongful conviction in the murders of his parents,…

Bar examiners recommend changes for future exams

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The National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE) testing task force on Monday released an overview of preliminary recommendations for changes “for the next generation of the bar examination.” The task force reached three primary conclusions: (1) bar exams must test both legal knowledge and practical skills; (2) they should be offered as a single, digital “summative event”; and (3) exam scores should represent a single, combined score.

These factors help predict whether a law grad will pass the bar on the first or second try, study says

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A survey of law graduates who took the New York bar exam in the years before the COVID-19 pandemic has identified six factors that contribute…

Law grad who passed the bar excoriates Supreme Court

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Saying that the Supreme Court “chose to duly play its part in a system designed to exclude,” Shandyn Pierce, a member of the UC Hastings College of Law class of 2020, writes a scathing column in The Recorder criticizing the court’s handling of the latest bar exam, which he passed. ” Related: Supreme Court again postpones bar exam, lowers passing score, and directs temporary provisional licensing for 2020 grads.

California allows retroactive bar admission with supervised practice

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People who previously flunked the California bar exam but would have passed under a recently changed cut score can now obtain law licenses if they…