Monthly Archives: January 2021

Ninety-Five Students Are Inducted into the Royal Graham Shannonhouse III Honor Society at University of Baltimore Law

Ninety-five students were inducted Jan. 28 into the Royal Graham Shannonhouse III Honor Society, which recognizes University of Baltimore School of Law students who have distinguished themselves academically after completing 32 credits. The pool is larger than usual because the … Continue reading

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University of Baltimore Law Prof. Barbara Babb to Headline Feb. 18 Webinar on Therapeutic Jurisprudence

Prof. Barbara Babb, director of The University of Baltimore School of Law’s Sayra and Neil Meyerhoff Center for Families, Children and the Courts, is widely respected as a leading proponent of applying a caring approach to the administration of family justice. … Continue reading

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Court of Appeals of Maryland Provides Some Relief to Renters in Habitability Disputes, Writes Student in UB Law Review

This post contains excerpts of an article written by Zachary Babo, a second-year student at the University of Baltimore School of Law, where he is a staff editor for the Law Review. Babo spent the summer of 2020 interning at … Continue reading

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University of Baltimore Law Professors Praise Biden Executive Order on Workplace Health in the Coronavirus Pandemic

Since his Jan. 20 inauguration, President Joe Biden has issued a flurry of executive orders — some to undo Trump administration policies, and others to fast-track efforts deemed high priorities by the Biden-Harris team. On Jan. 21, Biden issued an … Continue reading

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Appointments, Promotions in Maryland Judiciary Involve UB School of Law Alumni

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has appointed two UB School of Law alumni to District Court judgeships. Heather Lynne Price, J.D. ’91, was named to the Caroline County District Court. She served as County Attorney for Caroline County since 2013. Bryon … Continue reading

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UB’s Ronald Weich Among Nation’s Law School Deans Making Rare Statement Addressing 2020 Election and Attack on Capitol

Deans from 157 of the nation’s law schools — including University of Baltimore School of Law Dean Ronald Weich — made a rare departure from a tradition of impartiality by issuing a Jan. 12 statement condemning the Jan. 6 attack … Continue reading

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University of Baltimore Law Jan. 12 Webinar Will Examine Challenges to the Peaceful Transfer of Power

In the wake of an insurrection at the Capitol building in support of the defeated sitting president, which coincided with a move by some lawmakers to challenge certification of the Electoral College results, the University of Baltimore School of Law … Continue reading

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Was Trump’s Request to Georgia Election Official a Crime? And Was His Lawyer’s Conduct Unethical? Prof. Wehle Shares Her Thoughts on NPR

The now-famous recording of President Trump’s Jan. 2 phone call with Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger suggests the president was attempting to interfere with that state’s vote tally from the November election. In a Jan. 4 interview on NPR’s … Continue reading

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