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Leonen dismisses Bello proposal to abolish board exams

/ 05:48 AM July 10, 202

The annual bar exams will be pushing through in November, Supreme Court Associate Justice Marvic Leonen has assured law graduates as he dismissed the proposal of Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III to do away with the licensure exams for aspiring lawyers.

“[The] Supreme Court has not suspended the bar exam. We are [at] full throttle in terms of preparing [for] this,” Leonen said on Thursday at the signing of a historic memorandum of agreement between the high tribunal and the Saint Louis University (SLU) in Baguio City.

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