The Bar examinations are not difficult, it depends on the examinees. If he prepared well and studied well, and prayed hard, then he will make it.
The correction (by the examiners) was unusually strict so that the justices of the court felt there was a need to lower the passing rate. There was need to lower the passing grade in order to balance the correction in these three subjects.
– Associate Justice Adolfo Azcuna
Chair of the 2007 committee
on Bar examinations
(as quoted by Inquirer.net)