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Dean Weich on Lifetime Tenure for Supreme Court Justices

“The lengthening tenure of justices has intensified the Supreme Court confirmation process,” writes University of Baltimore School of Law Dean Ronald Weich in a commentary in today’s Daily Record. “These have become white-hot battles with the accoutrements of modern political campaigns … Continue reading

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Prof. Natalie Ram to Present Health Law Seminar at Harvard

Natalie Ram, an assistant professor at the University of Baltimore School of Law and associate director of its Center for Medicine and Law, will visit Harvard University on Monday, Oct. 22, to present a seminar titled “Rebuilding Privacy Practices After … Continue reading

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Law Student Places Third in Essay Contest on Legal Ethics

Congratulations to James Beslity, a third-year student at University of Baltimore School of Law, whose essay took third prize in the 2018 Bruce M. Stargatt Legal Ethics Writing Competition. The competition is sponsored by the Delaware Bar Foundation. His essay, … Continue reading

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Faculty Panel Looks at Voting Rights and Election Reform

With the mid-term elections just three weeks away, several University of Baltimore School of Law faculty members and former U.S Rep. Donna Edwards gathered recently to look at the history of voting rights in the United States and discuss the … Continue reading

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Human Trafficking Project Receives $255K Grant

The Human Trafficking Prevention Project at University of Baltimore School of Law has received a $254,957 grant from the Maryland Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention. This funding, which can be renewed for a second year, represents an extension … Continue reading

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Professor Epps on Threats to the Legitimacy of the Supreme Court

Reminiscing about his childhood view of the Supreme Court on WBUR’s Radio Boston program Oct. 8, Professor Garrett Epps noted, “To me, a federal judge was the next best thing to being God.” In the wake of the heavily partisan … Continue reading

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Call for Papers for UB School of Law’s 2019 Feminist Legal Theory Conference

The Center on Applied Feminism at the University of Baltimore School of Law seeks paper proposals for the Eleventh Feminist Legal Theory Conference. The conference will be on Friday, April 12, 2019, and the theme is the #MeToo movement. The resurgent … Continue reading

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