Law school degrees, even from the third tier schools, are not cheap. They represent years of effort and, at a minimum, tens of thousands of dollars in tuition, books, and other fees.
So isn’t it a touch curious that Michelle Obama, four years after being admitted to the bar, became “voluntarily inactive” according to the State of Illinois?
Many attorneys who are out of the field still keep up their licenses, just to have it handy. After three years of law school, Michelle Obama dropped hers completely.
The New York Times will cover Cynthia McCain and make allegations of marital infidelity. America’s paper of record is devoid of information on why a lawyer would surrender her license without a peep.
Google ratio: 1,010,000 to 53,800, on the search string ” ‘Michelle Obama’ law license”. A happy healthy 19:1 ratio.