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U.S. News publishes law school rankings

Mar 12, 2013 The U.S. News law school rankings - fundamentally flawed and grossly influential - have been released. The group of schools in the top 14 remained the same this year - with some minor changes to their respective…

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Are law school rankings reliable?

Aug 2, 2012 Numerous publications in India produce League tables of colleges, ranking educational institutions in the major disciplines, including law. These rankings generate a lot of discussion and debate, but there are a few…

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Hunger strike against US law school rankings

Aug 17, 2010 Unemployed law school graduate Ethan Haines launched a hunger strike on 5 August to protest against the US News & World Report’s law school rankings. Haines says that the rankings are inaccurate, have undue influence…

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ABA to investigate U.S. News' ranking methods

Feb 16, 2010 U.S. News & World Report's decision to start ranking law firms has prompted the American Bar Association to investigate the magazine's methods. The ABA House of Delegates approved a resolution to "examine efforts to…

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Harvard poised to take Yale in U.S. News rankings?

Oct 21, 2008 More money in budget coffers, a popular dean and a successful hiring spree are three of the changes that have prompted speculators to suggest that Harvard University is in a position to overtake Yale University in U.S.…

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