TODAY: U.S. Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin, junior senator for the State of Maryland, will discuss the effects of potential health care reform on the legal profession, to kick off the School of Law's a.m. Law series.
Dionne L. Koller, assistant professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law and an expert in sports and the law, has published an op-ed in The Baltimore Sun on the effects of Title IX on youth sports, and the growing problem of Maryland students opting out of athletics altogether.
A close look at the selection and confirmation process for Supreme Court justices - most recently witnessed during the hearings for new Justice Sonia Sotomayor - will highlight the University of Baltimore School of Law's annual Constitution Day event on Thursday, Sept. 17.
TODAY: Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley and former Maryland Attorney General Joseph Curran, LL.B. '59, will kick off the University of Baltimore's Lunchtime Law discussion series on Sept. 9 with a conversation on the use of DNA evidence in law enforcement.
The Md. Administrative Office of the Courts has provided additional funding for the Center for Families, Children and the Courts' Truancy Court Program. When combined with a federal grant and support from the Charles Crane Family Foundation, the funding will allow CFCC to bring the program to two more schools in Baltimore and establish it in Baltimore, Anne Arundel, Prince George's, and Montgomery counties.