The Truancy Court Program developed by the University of Baltimore School of Law's Center for Families, Children and the Courts has been recognized by the Ash Center for Democratic Governance at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, as a Bright Idea.
Garrett Epps, professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law, a scholar of constitutional law and a commentator on major legal issues in several national publications, will discuss "partisan myths" about the United States Constitution - the analysis of which forms the basis of his new book, Wrong and Dangerous - on Oct. 9.
A fundraiser for Maryland's marriage equality movement, sponsored in part by the University of Baltimore School of Law student organization OutLaw, will be held on Sept. 13.
It will include a screening of the short film Married in Spandex.
Michael Hayes, associate professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law, contributed the lead op-ed to the Baltimore Sun's Labor Day edition on Sept. 3. The piece focuses on the state of workers' rights, and asks what both major political parties plan to do to ensure that organized labor will continue under a legal framework that has existed for decades.