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Public service is a core value in legal education and the legal profession. AALS provides the latest public interest related news and information in American law schools.
Duke Law Creates Dual Degree Program in Bioethics and Science Policy
This unique program allows students to complete both degrees in three years and work collaboratively across disciplines.
ABA JOURNAL – A group of 90 law school deans asked the council of the ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar to pull a proposal that would tighten accreditation requirements on bar passage rates.Read More about Ninety law school deans seek delay of ABA bar pass standard to allow for further analysis
ABA JOURNAL – The number of LSAT tests administered in December increased 7.6 percent over December of last year, according to figures released by the Law School Admission Council.Read More about Number of administered LSAT tests jumps nearly 8 percent in December
ASSOCIATED PRESS – Findings emerged from a new study by Liu and law students at Yale University that provides a portrait of Asian-Americans in the legal profession.Read More about Yale Law School study find Asian-Americans are underrepresented in influential legal jobs