TITLE

A DOUBLE-EDGED SWORD: STUDENT LOAN DEBT PROVIDES ACCESS TO A LAW DEGREE BUT MAY ULTIMATELY DENY A BAR LICENSE

AUTHOR(S)
MUNSTER, KAELA RAEDEL
PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
Journal of College & University Law;2014, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p285
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the side-effects of the student loan debt that assists law students to access a law degree but may deny from obtaining a bar license for admission to the bar. It analyzes the role of the Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs) offered by the U.S. law schools in substantially reducing obligations of debt loans of law students. It recommends reforms to bar admissions process that bar admissions boards should adopt for meeting financial demands of law students.
ACCESSION #
97182336

 

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