A great deal of controversy, catcalling, and consternation has greeted the rankings of law schools by U.S. News and World Report each spring. In their efforts to place higher in these rankings, law schools have engaged in massive public relations wars, misrepresented data, and done other bad and stupid things.
R. Lawrence Dessem, U.S. News U.: or, the Fighting Volunteer Hurricanes, 52 J. Legal Educ. 468 (2002)