Calif. Supreme Court Won't Lower Bar-Pass Score—For Now

, The Recorder


The California Supreme Court has declined to temporarily lower the score needed to pass the state bar exam despite pleas from lawmakers and the deans of dozens of law schools.

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  • Jim T

    Just the the 144, it was 140 on the multi state when I took it, so it already has been bumped up.

  • @prattleonboyo

    Lower the passing bar score because why...candidates are too dim to pass? Hey, while we‘re at it, why even have a bar exam? Let‘s just socially promote anyone who wants to practice law just because it is the politically correct thing to do. Makes perfect sense in CA where illegal immigrants are permitted to practice law. /irony

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