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Opinion: State Bar bill will benefit us all

July 21, 2017 | NewsLinks
(Subscription required) On July 17, the State Assembly Judiciary Committee unanimously voted in favor of Senate Bill 36, which changes the form and functions of the State Bar of California.

Who Says California's Bar Exam Is Too Tough?

July 20, 2017 | NewsLinks
Over the last year California’s bar exam has been scrutinized and vilified. But that hasn’t stopped a crush of would-be Golden State lawyers from registering for the latest crucible, which starts Tuesday.

Opinion: Grading the revised special prosecutor rule

July 20, 2017 | NewsLinks
(Subscription required) Last October, the State Bar of California sent to the California Supreme Court, on an expedited basis, Proposed Rule 5-110, modeled on ABA Rule 3.8, Special Duties of a Prosecutor.

California bar exam takers up by 20 percent

July 20, 2017 | NewsLinks
(Subscription required) The falling passage rate on the California bar exam has apparently not reduced interest in the state’s attorney licensing test, which will be two days instead of three starting next week.

Colantuono Chosen as New State Bar President

July 17, 2017 | NewsLinks
Outgoing State Bar President James P. Fox said: “I welcome this new board leadership team, and am confident they will continue the momentum of reform and ensure a focus on the agency’s core public protection mission. We have accomplished much, but there is still more work to do.”
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