Recession crimps plans for new law schools

Dwindling financial support is forcing universities to delay or scale back their ambitions, but a few soldier on.

, The National Law Journal

New law schools are the latest victims of the recession. A slowdown in contributions, coupled with state budget cuts, has clipped the wings of fledging institutions nationwide. Nearly a dozen new law schools have been in the works during the past year, but for many the future is not bright.

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