Thursday, February 2, 2023 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service

Injured Would-Be Attorney Sues The Bar

RICHMOND, VA. (CN) - Jean Adele Fissinger sued the Virginia Board of Bar Examiners for failing to give her extra time to take the Bar exam. Fissinger says she suffered a brain injury in 1976 "which affected her short-term memory and her ability to process certain number-letter sequences," and the Bar refused her request for accommodation. See the federal complaint.

Read the Top 8

Sign up for the Top 8, a roundup of the day's top stories delivered directly to your inbox Monday through Friday.

Loading
Loading...