Percy Luney, dean of the new Florida A&M University College of Law [official website], has written to the St. Petersburg Timesfiring back at a columnist who claimed that the historically black institution (first operated between 1951 and 1968 and only now being revived) was doomed to be "second-rate."
What was it like to be a female law school student in the early 1960s? Friday's online edition of the New York Law Journal carries a story about Pinstripes and Pearls [Amazon.com review], Judith Richards Hope's new book about the women in the Class of 1964 [New York Law Journal report] at Harvard Law School [official website].
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