David Jaros, associate professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law, has been quoted in national and international news outlets over the past several days in coverage of the latest trial following last year's death of Freddie Gray. Outlets ranging from The New York Times to the Australian Broadcasting Corp. have tapped into Jaros's expertise on the matter.
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."