Writing in The Atlantic, University of Baltimore School of Law Professor Garrett Epps considers whether the Constitution - "written for a coastal republic of 13 states" more than two centuries ago - can work for a global, post-colonial empire.
Writing in Forbes, University of Baltimore School of Law Professor Charles Tiefer says there is potential for improved relations between India and Pakistan, in the wake of meetings between the two nations' leaders.
Commenting on the mistrial of Officer William G. Porter, University of Baltimore School of Law Associate Professor Amy Dillard notes that unanimity in jury trials is an indicator of the seriousness of the task at hand - determining whether someone is guilty or not guilty.
UB School of Law Dean Ronald Weich, writing in The Baltimore Sun, says that no single trial can solve broad social problems - but efforts are underway to address some persistent issues within the criminal justice system.
The University of Baltimore School of Law, the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law and the Maryland State Bar Association are among the sponsors of a daylong conference, "Innovations in Family Dispute Resolution," to be held Nov. 13 at the University of Maryland law school.