In an op-ed in The Baltimore Sun, University of Baltimore School of Law Dean Ron Weich calls for improvements to the state's bail system, in order to steer away from its tendency to trap poor people and minorities.
Six recent law school graduates—half from the University of Baltimore School of Law and half from the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law—have been chosen to participate in a yearlong program that offers advanced legal and business training to new lawyers with solo practices.
In an op-ed in the Afro, University of Baltimore School of Law Prof. José F. Anderson writes that nominees to the Supreme Court should show a capacity for deciding cases that goes beyond the ideology of the president who nominated him or her.
The University of Baltimore School of Law will host a half-day panel discussion, "The Law According to Trump: How the President May Seek to Transform the Legal Landscape," on Jan. 19. The event, featuring a number of the school's faculty experts, is free and open to the public.
United States Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch will deliver her capstone speech on community policing on Jan. 12 at 4 p.m. in the University of Baltimore's John and Frances Angelos Law Center, home of the University of Baltimore Law School.