A Baltimore man serving a life sentence in a murder case had his conviction overturned as a result of the work of the University of Baltimore School of Law's Innocence Project Clinic. The exoneration, announced at a city news conference on May 12, capped off eight years of work by
Michele Nethercott, director of the clinic.
The University of Baltimore School of Law will host a commencement ceremony for its graduating class on May 16. Stephen B. Bright, president and senior counsel for the Southern Center for Human Rights, will deliver a keynote address to the graduates and their guests.
Current University of Baltimore students and community college students are invited to an event on April 28 to learn about a unique opportunity to transition from a UB undergraduate program into the UB School of Law.
Elizabeth Keyes, assistant professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law and director of the school's Immigrant Rights Clinic, writes in the ImmigrationProf Blog that the musical Hamilton reminds her of stories from her own immigrant clients - stories of struggle, rejection, and, ultimately, "unabashed glory and pride."
Writing in Forbes, University of Baltimore School of Law Professor Charles Tiefer highlights a proposal that would shutter Veterans Affairs and replace it with private service providers. The plan pits those who would reform the agency against those who would close it down in favor of the private sector.