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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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NCBP News Summer Issue Vol. 4 »
In this Issue: 2015 Annual Meeting ; Committees ; Fellows Award Recipient ; Managing Your Message ; Clemency Project...

Legal Profession
Wednesday, May 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Have you or your loved ones been hurt by this ad? Congressman wants to know »
Plaintiffs’ lawyers have long solicited clients through television advertisements that warn of a drug’s potentially harmfu...
Wednesday, May 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Toolkit on Building Public Trust in the American Justice System »
Toolkit on Building Public Trust in the American Justice System
Tuesday, May 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Justice springs eternal »
Mass incarceration has to be dismantled the way it was constructed: piecemeal, incrementally, and above all, locally. Rea...
Friday, April 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What will happen to Americans who can’t afford an attorney? »
On the campaign trail, President Trump pledged “to bring hope to every forgotten stretch of this country.” Read more in T...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
An unexpected Trump effect: lawyer as hero »
Almost single handedly, President Trump has made lawyers the breakout stars in the early days of his new administration....

Legal Education
Thursday, May 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
How the Federal Bar Assn. is inspiring students to improve the court system »
Recently, I was honored to speak with Judge Michael J. Newman, who is a magistrate judge in the southern district of Ohio....
Monday, May 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Trump bump for law schools is kind of a thing »
Admissions officials who have seen an increase say that a Trump effect is contributing to greater interest in the law, fro...
Monday, April 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Will dropping the LSAT requirement create more miserable lawyers? »
…Going to law school was one of my biggest regrets, ranking right up there with the time I accidentally bought low-fat Bri...
Thursday, April 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Law school enrollment may be on the rise »
Many smart, ambitious undergrads no longer automatically think of law school as their path to success. Read more in The C...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legal ed’s other challenge: retraining practitioners for a new marketplace »
Legal education has received a great deal of criticism in recent years… Read more in Forbes .

Courts
Monday, May 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
SCOTUS retirement talk focuses on pivotal Justice Kennedy »
Justice Anthony Kennedy reclaimed his position as the man in the middle of the U.S. Supreme Court... Read more in Bloombe...
Friday, May 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What does the junior SCOTUS justice do? Kagan tells Gorsuch it starts in the kitchen »
No one could have known it at the time, but at the end of last summer, Justice Elena Kagan gave Neil M. Gorsuch a face-to-...
Thursday, May 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Partisan confirmation battles do disservice to U.S. Supreme Court nominees, Roberts says »
…Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. said… the now common political conflict accompanying the process unfairly taints nominees...
Friday, May 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Inadequate representation: justices consider case of an immigrant who received bad advice »
Jae Lee's lawyer told him pleading guilty would protect him from deportation. The lawyer was wrong. Read more in The Econ...
Friday, April 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Second Circuit upholds ban on private investment in law firms »
A federal appeals court … rejected an attempt to loosen restrictions on private investment in the legal industry, dismissi...

Legal Issues
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Inside New Orleans’ public defenders decision to refuse felony cases »
How do 50 lawyers handle 22,000 cases? They can’t. New Orleans public defenders say the criminal justice system needs urge...
Friday, May 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
GOP bill would make medical malpractice suits harder to win »
Low-income people and older Americans would find it more difficult to win lawsuits for injuries caused by medical malpract...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Judges’ deaths highlight vulnerability in judicial security »
The death of a judge in Chicago… and other tragedies over the years highlight one ever-present risk for those on the bench...
Monday, May 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Is White House taking a risk by snubbing ABA’s evaluation of judicial nominees? »
The Trump administration may miss out on crucial information about future judicial nominees by cutting the American Bar As...
Wednesday, May 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Calif. CJ blasts immigration crackdown, says rule of law ‘being challenged’ »
Tani Cantil-Sakauye, California’s chief justice, is fast emerging as one of the Trump administration’s most vocal critics...

Bar News
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 .
Friday, January 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABA accuses government of reneging on student loan forgiveness »
The American Bar Association and a group of individual public interest lawyers sued the U.S. Department of Education on Tu...
Friday, November 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Before the Trump ‘Libel Bully’ article, five times the ABA entered the political arena »
The recent kerfuffle at the American Bar Association over an article critical of Donald Trump calls attention to the organ...

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