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Essay answer bank one way to tell whether you wrote what the graders are looking for is to check your work against high- and low-scoring actual student answers here is a small collection of actual essays and performance tests, along with their scores, available for direct download. Your answer should include a thorough explanation or discussion that evidences your ability to apply the law to the facts presented and to reason in a logical manner in arriving at your conclusion(s. Previously released bar exam essay questions welcome to the past essays directory keep in mind that the specific grade for the sample responses was not provided by the state bar of california.
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