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Law School Accreditation

Writing today on Townhall, George Mason University professor Walter Williams tees off on the American Bar Association’s accreditation standards, which bludgeon law schools into making “diversity” a top priority.

There is a simple, Gordian Knot-cutting solution: States should no longer restrict their bar exams just to graduates of ABA-accredited schools, as many do. Anyone ought to be allowed to sit for the exam, no matter where or how they studied the law.

George Leef is the the director of editorial content at the James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal.

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