Paul L. Caron

Sunday, August 25, 2013

More on President Obama's Support for a Two-Year J.D.

Following up on Friday's post, President Obama: Law School Should be Two Years:

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Great. Everyone who has been through law school knows that the third year is a complete waste. Better, make it an undergraduate program as it is in the UK and Canada, and as it was in the US before WWII. Even better, a two year associate degree program in community colleges just like useful trades such as HVAC repair.

Posted by: Walter Sobchak | Aug 26, 2013 7:12:36 AM

Precisely how will an over-regulated economy and poisonously litigious society benefit from an addition to the glut of lawyers? What's next, a fast-track one-year degree in medieval history?

Posted by: vinny vidivici | Aug 26, 2013 6:30:39 AM

great....then the schools can raise the tuition per year...

Posted by: mextea | Aug 26, 2013 5:27:57 AM