Military spouse denied waiver for bar admission gets another chance to make her case–ABA Journal

BY DEBRA CASSENS WEISS

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The Georgia Supreme Court has vacated a decision that denied bar admission to a lawyer seeking to practice in the state under a waiver program for military spouses.

The court sent the case back to Georgia’s Board of Bar Examiners, directing it to clearly apply the state’s military waiver policy and explain in writing why Harriet O’Neal did or did not meet the requirements for a waiver of the bar exam.The Sept. 10 opinion is here.

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Read more about this program for military spouses who are lawyers…