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NCBP News Fall Issue Vol. 5 »
In this Issue: NCBP President ; 2016 Midyear Meeting ; Renew Your Dues ; 21st Century Lawyer ; Tips to Maximize Energ...
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Legal Profession
Wednesday, September 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
When good is good enough: finding appropriate legal delivery resources »
Lawyers are taught to strive for perfection.   Read more at Forbs.com .
Friday, September 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Is legal innovation just a smoke screen? »
How innovation looks has become more important than what it does. Perception trumps results.   Read more at LinkedIn .
Thursday, September 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wanted: STEM graduates for the legal industry - and some reasons they’re not applying »
“If you are smart and into science, go to medical school—otherwise, get a law degree…”   Read more in legalmosaic .
Monday, August 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Lawyer, the Addict »
A high-powered Silicon Valley attorney dies. His ex-wife investigates, and finds a web of drug abuse in his profession. R...
Friday, July 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why lawyers and judges are saving the world [Opinion] »
It’s no secret that we live in scary, uncertain times. These past few months, I cringe almost every time I read the news…...

Legal Education
Monday, September 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Law deans argue over how to count jobs they fund »
When times got rough a few years ago… law schools took solace in being able to give some refuge to unemployed graduates. &...
Monday, September 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Today’s law degree takes on a broader meaning »
… As the number of law graduates continues to decline nationwide, more are getting jobs that don’t require a law degree. &...
Wednesday, September 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Federal loans set to return to struggling Charlotte School of Law »
Charlotte School of Law says it on the verge of being approved for student loans for the coming school year.  Read mo...
Tuesday, August 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
BYU Law School and Federal Bar Assn. host pilot civics, law and leadership youth camp »
Weeklong camp draws high school students from across the United States and abroad.   Read more in the BYU news release .
Friday, August 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
California Supreme Court moves to make bar exam easier to pass »
California has long had a reputation for having one of the most difficult bar exams in the country. Read more in The New...

Courts
Wednesday, September 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Justice Kennedy will take centre stage during the Supreme Court’s upcoming term »
When Charles Grassley, chair of the Senate judiciary committee, said in the spring that he expected an imminent SCOTUS vac...
Wednesday, August 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Chief Justice Roberts says criticism won’t stop judges »
U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts … said that criticism from politicians won’t dissuade judges from doing thei...
Tuesday, August 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Should there be age limits for federal judges? »
This is a series of monthly dialogues between two of the nation’s most esteemed jurists, Richard A. Posner and Jed S. Rako...
Friday, July 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Dems who ignored ABA rating for Neil Gorsuch now claim it’s crucial »
Democratic members of the Senate Judiciary Committee are bemoaning their Republican colleagues' decision to hold hearings…...
Wednesday, July 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Clue to Gorsuch’s ideology seen in pairings with Thomas »
To see where Justice Neil Gorsuch might fit on the Supreme Court, watch the company he keeps. Read more at The Associated...

Legal Issues
Tuesday, September 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sentenced to adulthood: direct file laws bypass juvenile justice system »
Currently, 12 states and the District of Columbia allow prosecutors to make decisions on where kids end up based on a dire...
Friday, September 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Innocence is irrelevant »
This is the age of the plea bargain and millions of Americans are suffering the consequences.   Read more in The Atla...
Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The President faces obstacles in bid to re-shape key U.S. courts »
President Donald Trump's effort to reshape influential U.S. courts by stocking them with conservative judges faces at leas...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
86% of low-income Americans’ civil legal issues get inadequate or no legal help »
A new report reveals the extent of the “justice gap” experienced by low-income Americans. Read more in the ABA Journal .
Friday, June 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Unintended consequences of PACER – Life for ‘snitches’ has become dangerous »
A survey has found close to 700 witnesses and informants have been threatened, wounded or killed over a recent three-year...

Bar News
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mass. bar association calls for major reforms »
The state’s largest bar association is recommending sweeping criminal justice reforms in a first-of-its-kind report… Read...
Wednesday, June 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Failing state bars are deunifying, and that’s not necessarily bad »
Large state bars functioning simultaneously as both regulatory agencies and trade associations for their lawyer members co...
Tuesday, March 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sunset bill to determine the future of the Texas Bar is up for review »
The Texas Supreme Court could change State Bar of Texas membership dues and other fees… Read more in the Texas Lawyer .
Wednesday, January 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Comments by Oklahoma Bar president are reason for concern [Editorial] »
For several years, lawmakers have considered overhauling Oklahoma's judicial nominating process. Read more in NewsOK .
Tuesday, January 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The American Bar Association’s Greatest Hits (Lost Tracks) »
Let’s face it: the legal profession is not feeling the love these days. Read more in Forbes .

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