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university of kentucky college of law professor nicole huberfeld Analyzes Supreme Court Ruling that Undercut Medicaid

Following the Affordable Care Act's (ACA) expansion of Medicaid eligibility, an estimated 14 to 18 million new beneficiaries will enroll in Medicaid over the next 10 years, according to the Congressional Budget Office. At the same time, a U.S. Supreme Court ruling from March threatens the success of Medicaid and could undercut the entire program.

In this month's issue of Health Affairs...

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kentucky college of law hosts law camp for area high school students

June 7-13, the UK College of Law, in conjunction with the Fayette County Bar Association (FCBA), co-sponsored the second Summer Law Institute (SLI) – a seven-day residential Law Camp for high school students interested in law and the legal profession.

Law Camp brought together a diverse group of 19 rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors, representing five area high schools, to take...

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kentucky college of law faculty at keeneland

Activity around the law school has not slowed down over the summer. Many faculty members will enter the new academic year in promoted roles.

The University of Kentucky Board of Trustees recently approved Dean David Brennen’s recommendation that several members of the UK Law faculty receive promotions. Melynda Price, Robert E. Harding, Jr. Associate Professor of Law, has been promoted to...

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UK Law by the Numbers

  • 3

    Best Value Law School ranking by National Jurist Magazine in 2014

  • 12

    12th in the country in full-time, long-term, bar passage required JD jobs for the class of 2014 [1]

  • 90.2

    Percent bar passage rate for Kentucky first-time test takers in 2013 [2]

  • 4

    Dual degree programs

  • 15

    Clinical and Externship opportunities

  • 63

    2016 US News & World Report law school ranking