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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by virgoyum » Wed Sep 14, 2016 7:07 pm

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mu13ski wrote:Got my c&f completion email today. Heart skipped a beat when I saw the email subject. These next couple weeks are gonna be hell.
Have most people heard back about their c&f?
I'm still waiting. I got a communication a few weeks ago about employment verification. IL Bar seems found of email when some places still love fax. I hate the waiting.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by ls23 » Mon Sep 26, 2016 12:13 pm

Is Oct 1 usually when scores are released or is that just a optimistic guess we have? The nerves are definitely kicking in this week.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by rkreymer » Mon Sep 26, 2016 12:27 pm

ls23 wrote:Is Oct 1 usually when scores are released or is that just a optimistic guess we have? The nerves are definitely kicking in this week.

Illinois — First Two Weeks of October (according to site estimate)

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by Fed_Atty » Mon Sep 26, 2016 3:24 pm

Just anecdotal here - but when I took the IL exam, OCT 1 was a weekend and I had my results shortly after midnight on the 1st. Hoping for the same for everyone waiting.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by rmhco » Mon Sep 26, 2016 3:28 pm

Fed_Atty wrote:Just anecdotal here - but when I took the IL exam, OCT 1 was a weekend and I had my results shortly after midnight on the 1st. Hoping for the same for everyone waiting.
ME TOO! :)

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by ls23 » Mon Sep 26, 2016 4:46 pm

rmhco wrote:
Fed_Atty wrote:Just anecdotal here - but when I took the IL exam, OCT 1 was a weekend and I had my results shortly after midnight on the 1st. Hoping for the same for everyone waiting.
ME TOO! :)
Great, thanks! Just wanted to make sure I wasn't just getting excited for this nightmare to over soon only to find out I need to wait two more weeks.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by illegallad » Mon Sep 26, 2016 4:59 pm

According to reddit, they're coming out the morning of Sept 30. See you all on Friday.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by mu13ski » Mon Sep 26, 2016 9:17 pm

illegallad wrote:According to reddit, they're coming out the morning of Sept 30. See you all on Friday.

Yikes. It's gonna be a long weekend if they don't come out on the 30th.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by eschewinganonymity » Tue Sep 27, 2016 2:45 pm

illegallad wrote:According to reddit, they're coming out the morning of Sept 30. See you all on Friday.
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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by virgoyum » Tue Sep 27, 2016 6:06 pm

eschewinganonymity wrote:
illegallad wrote:According to reddit, they're coming out the morning of Sept 30. See you all on Friday.
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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by virgoyum » Thu Sep 29, 2016 4:57 pm

Hey test takers. Spoke to my processor who confirmed results will be released tomorrow Sept 30. She said we might experience a delay due to the mass upload but the goal for release is mid to late afternoon.

Happy and anxious waiting!

:cry: :shock:

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by ls23 » Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:36 pm

virgoyum wrote:Hey test takers. Spoke to my processor who confirmed results will be released tomorrow Sept 30. She said we might experience a delay due to the mass upload but the goal for release is mid to late afternoon.

Happy and anxious waiting!

:cry: :shock:
Well don't you just have the best processor in the bunch...

Thanks for the update though! Nothing like being at work when we find out... :|

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by criminaltheory » Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:45 pm

ls23 wrote:
virgoyum wrote:Hey test takers. Spoke to my processor who confirmed results will be released tomorrow Sept 30. She said we might experience a delay due to the mass upload but the goal for release is mid to late afternoon.

Happy and anxious waiting!

:cry: :shock:
Well don't you just have the best processor in the bunch...

Thanks for the update though! Nothing like being at work when we find out... :|
Literally waiting on a jury verdict tomorrow too.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by ladylilly » Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:49 pm

To clarify, would this mean that EVERYONE finds out by mid to late afternoon? I heard that in previous years the "As" would find out at 12:01AM, then everyone else is released in bunches following that.

If anyone knows that would be great!

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by virgoyum » Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:58 pm

ladylilly wrote:To clarify, would this mean that EVERYONE finds out by mid to late afternoon? I heard that in previous years the "As" would find out at 12:01AM, then everyone else is released in bunches following that.

If anyone knows that would be great!

I don't think anyone can answer that in the definitive. They decide. However, the way it was expressed dd not sound like it would be released at midnight. My friends took it in 2011 when October 1st fell on a Saturday. The results were pushed at midnight (probably automatic scheduler). One friend got hers at 12:45 am, another 1:30am, some received theirs at 3:00am. I would venture to say they may shoot for 12 noon and results pushed through the rest of the day. I expected the midnight scenario but it did not sound like that is how it would play out. Maybe they finally realized it was torture to really expect that we would go to bed like normal folk instead of spooning our laptops and said "Sept 30, why the hell not."

Anyhoo we find out tomorrow. Praise him.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by bardrinker » Fri Sep 30, 2016 8:51 am

The day of reckoning is upon us.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by Nebby » Fri Sep 30, 2016 9:25 am

bardrinker wrote:The day of reckoning is upon us.
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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by dntota » Fri Sep 30, 2016 9:32 am

My C&F interview was supposed to be this Monday... moved to next Wednesday. Either way I am obviously nervous lol.

Side note: would the results say "pass but not cleared" or what happens in a case like mine?

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by OnTheRise » Fri Sep 30, 2016 9:56 am

Not a IL bar taker but good luck to all of you waiting for results today. Hope you all get good news.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by ls23 » Fri Sep 30, 2016 10:01 am

Ended up getting to work at 6am today because I couldn't sleep all night. Now my heart is pounding every time my phone vibrates with a notification...this is going to be a loooooong day.

Good luck everyone!

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by rmhco » Fri Sep 30, 2016 10:32 am

ls23 wrote:Ended up getting to work at 6am today because I couldn't sleep all night. Now my heart is pounding every time my phone vibrates with a notification...this is going to be a loooooong day.

Good luck everyone!
Same boat -- in the middle of a cross country move and spent the night in a hotel staring at the ceiling.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by virgoyum » Fri Sep 30, 2016 11:20 am

UPDATE:

Release scheduled for 5pm today.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by shc63 » Fri Sep 30, 2016 11:25 am

Ugh...
Source of intel?
I was hoping it would start releasing by noon today like someone suggested...

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by virgoyum » Fri Sep 30, 2016 11:30 am

shc63 wrote:Ugh...
Source of intel?
I was hoping it would start releasing by noon today like someone suggested...
That was me. It was what my processor said. Mid to late. Late afternoon falls in line with people receiving results around 5pm. If you go to the reddit link I posted earlier in the thread someone posted and email screenshot from one of the processors from today. All reports of Sept 30 have been consistent, it looks like as the date got closer they're nailing down on time.

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Re: July 2016 Illinois Bar Exam

Post by shc63 » Fri Sep 30, 2016 11:35 am

Ah gotcha. My anxiety impairs my reading comprehension.

Thanks for the updates btw and good luck! Maybe I'll try to get some work done now...

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