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90 failed bar exam takers told 7-14 months later they actually passed

Scoring errors caused 90 Georgia bar exam takers to be mistakenly told they’d failed the exam, the state Board of Bar Examiners announced Tuesday. The 90 takers of the July 2015 and February 2016 bar exams had, in fact, passed. “I am calling all 90 of these people personally,” said the board’s chair, John Sammon. It affected 90 exams (45 for July 2015 and 45 for February 2016) from a total of 1,931 people who took the two particular exams . . .

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