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New Jersey joins 20-state coalition urging Education Department to deny accreditation for ACICS

By Mark Iandolo | Feb 27, 2018

TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) — New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced Feb. 20 that he has joined a coalition of 20 state attorneys general in a letter urging the U.S. Department of Education to deny an application for accreditation by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).

California AG decries U.S. Department of Education for new proposal related to deceptive practices in education

By Mark Iandolo | Jul 19, 2017

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced on July 13 that he criticized the U.S. Department of Education for its proposal setting forth a new rulemaking process for deceptive practices in education. The process would replace two rules that protect students.

Cosmetology group alleges education secretary violated federal law

By Mike Torres | Jun 2, 2017

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) — A cosmetology schools association is suing the U.S. education secretary, alleging violation of federal law.

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