An American Bar Association panel has recommended the organization drop its prohibition against law students receiving both academic credit and money for internships and externships.
The ABA’s Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar still must approve the idea, but it would represent a significant departure from existing rules that forbid students from receiving monetary payment for field placements.
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