Thomas Geu, dean of the University of South Dakota School of Law, which has struggled with declining bar pass rates amid a national trend in lower pass rates.
Judith Gundersen, president of the National Conference of Bar Examiners, on why repeat test takers of the February Multistate Bar Exam saw a larger increase in their average score than did first-time takers.
Rick Hasen, professor at U.C. Irvine School of Law, tweeting about U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr’s comments he made regarding President Trump at a press conference prior to the release of the Mueller report.
Jessie Liu, U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia, on an increase in work in her office from matters related to special counsel Robert Mueller’s completed investigation.

This week’s debut of The Big Fail,’s probing series on the rising rate of test takers failing the bar exam, prompted much discussion. One of the best quotes from the week in legal news was on the subject. Also, as could be expected, U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr’s press conference preceding public release of the Mueller report led to chatter in the Twittersphere. Here’s a look a what you said in the legal news this week.