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From Conclusions: "We cannot close this report with some general remarks concerning standards of admission to the bar. An examination of the Proceedings of the American and the various state bar associations during the last few years will show a constant expression of dissatisfaction with the comparatively low standards for admission which prevail ..."


"Report of the Committee on Legal Education and Admission to the Bar-- Presented by Dean Henry M. Bates, of the Michigan University Law School, at the Meeting of the Michigan State Bar Association, at Flint, June 3 and 4, 1921.

"The Committee--

Henry M. Bates, of Ann Arbor, Chairman

Victor M. Gore, of Benton Harbor

James E. Duffy, of Bay City

Charles W. Nichols, of Lansing

James M. Turner, of Detroit."