The American Bar Association , the nation’s largest legal professional association, said U.S. Solicitor General Elena Kagan is well qualified to be on the Supreme Court.
Lawrence Walsh, the former prosecutor who spent seven years investigating officials in President Ronald Reagan’s administration for their roles in the Iran-Contra scandal, has died. He was 102.
The University of California, Irvine School of Law has been granted provisional accreditation by the American Bar Association, the school said in an e-mailed statement.
Enrollment of first-year students at U.S. law schools this academic year fell 11 percent to 39,675, the lowest since 1977, according to a report released by the American Bar Association.