Law scholars object to minister’s ‘selfish’ charge

Scotland“A claim made by Kenny MacAskill, Scotland’s Justice Secretary, that law schools north of the border are putting their interests above those of their students has been dismissed as ‘ill-informed’ by Scottish academics. Minutes from a meeting between Mr MacAskill and the Law Society of Scotland, released under the Freedom of Information Act, reveal that just one in four law graduates in the country find a job in the profession …” (more)

[Hannah Fearn, Times Higher Education, 30 September]

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