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UB School of Law Dean Ron Weich to Appear on CNN on July 7 to Talk Supreme Court Nomination Process

University of Baltimore School of Law Dean Ronald Weich will appear on CNN’s interview show with host Michael Smerconish on Saturday, July 7 at 9 a.m. ET. The segment will cover the Supreme Court’s nomination process, where the announced resignation of … Continue reading

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Prof. Wehle: Conservative-Majority Supreme Court Might ‘Tinker’ with Roe v. Wade Until It Is Practically Non-Existent

Interviewed on NPR, University of Baltimore School of Law Prof. Kimberly Wehle says she considers the settled-law status of Roe V. Wade to be inviolate—but a Supreme Court with a strong conservative majority could “tinker” with its precedent until abortion law … Continue reading

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Dean Weich: Supreme Court Nominees’ Advisers Follow the ’80-20 Rule’ – Let the Senators Do Almost All of the Talking

Interviewed by the Washington Post about the pre-hearing work done by potential Supreme Court nominees—work that is undoubtedly underway, since Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement from the Court on June 27—University of Baltimore School of Law Dean Ronald Weich recalled his … Continue reading

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Murdered Capital Gazette Reporter Had Covered UB Law Commencement

Rob Hiaasen, one of the reporters who died in the mass shooting at the Capital Gazette building in Annapolis on June 28, covered the University of Baltimore School of Law’s 2015 Commencement, which featured a keynote address by Maryland Attorney General … Continue reading

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UB School of Law Earns Accolades at MSBA’s Pro Bono Service Awards

The University of Baltimore School of Law was well represented at the Maryland State Bar Association’s 2018 Pro Bono Service Awards, part of the MSBA’s annual meeting held in Ocean City, Md. on June 14. Law students Madonna Lebling, Christian … Continue reading

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2017 UB School of Law Alumnus Wins Equal Justice Works Fellowship to Support Homeless Veterans

Christian Piatt, J.D. ’17, is a recipient of the 2018 Equal Justice Works Fellowship, one of the most prestigious and competitive post-graduate fellowships in the country. He is one of 67 recent law school graduates who will launch their public … Continue reading

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Immigrant Rights Clinical Fellow: Indefinite Detention for Children at the Border? No – That’s Never a Good Idea

In an op-ed in The Baltimore Sun, Nickole Miller, a clinical teaching fellow for the Immigrant Rights Clinic at the University of Baltimore School of Law, writes that any policy that leads to detaining children at the border—especially if that … Continue reading

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