Monthly Archives: November 2016

Nov. 17: Fannie Angelos Program for Academic Excellence gala

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‘The Trump Presidency: What It Means for the Supreme Court’

Join Wilson H. Elkins Professor Lyle Denniston and School of Law Dean Ronald Weich on Wednesday evening (Nov. 16) for “The Trump Presidency: What It Means for the Supreme Court.” The discussion, which is free and open to the public, … Continue reading

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UB National Moot Court team advances to the national round

UB National Moot Court coaches Brad Peabody and Ellery Johannessen, J.D. ’13, send wonderful news about the Region III regional round of the 67th Annual National Moot Court Competition, which was held at the Angelos Law Center: This weekend, UB had … Continue reading

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See interactive site for Bessler death-penalty book

A new, interactive page walks viewers through the main themes of Against the Death Penalty, a new book edited by Professor John Bessler that contains U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer‘s landmark dissent in Glossip v. Gross. In the 2015 death-penalty … Continue reading

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$99K grant for Charles Hamilton Houston Scholars Program

The University of Baltimore School of Law’s Charles Hamilton Houston Scholars Program has received a $99,000 grant from the Washington, D.C.-based Access Group’s Center for Research & Policy Analysis, the group announced Monday. The program helps underrepresented college freshmen and … Continue reading

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UB bar-passage rates show a year-over-year improvement

Of the 221 UB law graduates who took the July bar exam for the first time, 153 (69 percent) passed. The rate was 5 percentage points higher than last July’s 64 percent pass rate for first-time UB test-takers, but it was … Continue reading

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Wes Moore is keynote speaker at the first 21-Gun Salute event

The Maryland Center for Veterans Education and Training held its first 21-Gun Salute celebration on Nov. 7, 2016. Wes Moore was the keynote speaker. Moore, a Baltimore resident, is a decorated Army combat veteran, a best-selling author and the host … Continue reading

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