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The bar examination landscape in the United States seems to be in a state of upheaval. The National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE) is in the midst of developing a new bar exam, called the Next Gen Bar. Meanwhile, California’s State Bar considered scrapping NCBE entirely and hiring Kaplan to write an exam for California.

A Baton Rouge police officer will not be permitted to proceed with his personal injury suit against the leader of a Black Lives Matter protest according to a federal court sitting in Louisiana.  The United States Constitution, which protects the right of association, precludes the suit.