Tarra Simmons May Sit for Bar, State Supreme Court Rules

The Washington Supreme Court issued a ruling allowing Fellow Tarra Simmons (’17) to sit for the state bar, despite her criminal record and past substance abuse (“People Can Change, Washington Supreme Court Says Regarding Bar Applicant With Felony Convictions,” April 6). The court wrote, “One’s past does not dictate one’s future.” Coverage also appeared in The Seattle Times, Bloomberg Law and Law360.