Elizabeth Keyes, associate professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law and director of the school's Immigrant Rights Clinic, writes in The Baltimore Sun that the drawing down of the DACA program should prompt Congress to craft a legislative solution to the nation's pressing problems with immigration.
In an op-ed in The Baltimore Sun, Steven P. Grossman, the Dean Julius Isaacson Professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law, writes that the ongoing controversy over statues depicting Confederate soldiers and politicians reveals a weakness in American thinking about the lessons of history.
Quoted in The Atlantic, University of Baltimore School of Law Professor Daniel Hatcher says the American prison system treats inmates and their families as a "revenue opportunity." Noting that jails and prisons use "video visitation" technology - provided by private contractors and charged to prisoners up to $1 per minute plus fees - Hatcher says the technology "is a link in the whole system that sees inmates," and the "broader vulnerable family" as a "revenue opportunity."
Aneesa Khan, J.D. '17, will be honored this week by the National Lawyers Guild as the recipient of the C.B. King Award, which is given annually to just one law student (or recent law graduate) in the nation.