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AALS Committee Publications File (Born Digital Records)

Born Digital Records from the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) Committee Publications File contain reports, directories, and bibliographies compiled by AALS committees and special committees, including Commission on Pro Bono and Public Service Opportunities (ca. 1998), Committee on Bar Admissions and Lawyer Performance (2001), Committee on Curriculum (2006), Committee on the Recruitment and Retention of Minority Law Teachers (2004-05), Committee on Curriculum (2006), Committee on the Recruitment and Retention of Minority Law Teachers and Students (2013-14, 2016, 2018), Equal Justice Project Steering Committee (2002), Special Commission on Meeting the Challenges of Diversity in an Academic Democracy (1997), Special Committee on Copyright (1994), Special Committee on Problems of Substance Abuse in the Law Schools (1993); series also includes The Validity of the U.S. News and World Report Ranking on ABA Law Schools (1998) and lists of committees (2019-20) indicating positions available in the following year.

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