From UB NLG President Aneesa Khan: UB NLG came into existence in March 2016 when law school students who actively legal observed during Baltimore Uprising realized that the Baltimore community was in need of a student chapter. Since our inception, our student organization has grown to over 60 members, with about 20 members who actively … More UB NLG Hosts “Change Maker Social Justice Awards” – April 13 at 6pm
The Mid-Atlantic Guild regional conference will be held at Temple University law school in Philadelphia on Saturday, April 1. The Facebook event page is here. Every spring, the NLG organizes regional conferences to bring together attorneys, law students, legal workers, allies and activists across the country. Featuring panels, trainings, workshops, and social events on topics … More Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference – April 1
After missing a meeting because of snow, we have scheduled our next chapter meeting for early April! Note that this time we are meeting at UM Law School rather than UB (where we’ve met the last few times). Here is the official meeting announcement from Curtis Cooper. Our next NLG meeting is scheduled for 5:00 … More Next Chapter Meeting – April 4 at 5pm
Due to the snow storm and related closing of UB law, the Chapter meeting is cancelled for tonight. It will be rescheduled soon. Stay tuned…
Our next National Lawyers Guild meeting will take place on Tuesday, March 14th at 5pm in room 407 of the University of Baltimore Law School, at the corner of Mt. Royal and Charles. We hope to see you there! Additional Note from Chapter Coordinator Curtis Cooper At our meeting last month, we adopted the five … More Next Chapter Meeting – March 14th at 5pm
The Maryland Chapter of the NLG expressed its opposition to anti-boycott legislation in a February 22 letter to the Maryland General Assembly also signed by Bill of Rights Defense Committee/Defending Dissent Foundation, Center for Constitutional Rights, Montgomery County Civil Rights Coalition, and Palestine Legal. The letter begins: We are writing to express our opposition to … More MD NLG Opposes Anti-Boycott Legislation SB739/HB949.
International Women’s Day – MARCH & WOMEN’S STRIKE! Wednesday, March 8, 3pm Gather @ Peoples Park, across from 2011 N. Charles St. (Baltimore, MD 21218) Join an inclusive and exciting rally that will highlight important issues facing women including racism, sexism, anti-LGBTQ bigotry, and workers and immigrant rights. Our solidarity is a powerful weapon against … More Women Unite to Fightback – March 8, 3pm