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Ahead of the Curve: Clinics Stagnate

This week’s Ahead of the Curve looks at the latest data on clinics and externships from the Center for the Study of Applied Legal Education, and why those programs haven’t expanded as much as you might think.           Click Here To Read The Full Article

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Defense Lawyers Argue Juror COVID Scare Affected Outcome of Federal Criminal Trial

“The three compromise counts of conviction—an ‘agreement’ reached after the jury three times informed the judge they were hopelessly deadlocked during four days’ of masked deliberations that kicked off with a juror’s hospitalization with Covid symptoms—cannot be squared with the acquittal on the overall conspiracy,” Dechert’s Roger Burlingame said via email Monday. “There is no […]

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