The Latin American Law Students Association and UB Immigration Rights Clinic are holding a fundraiser to help DACA recipients whose work permits will expire before March 2018 and must re-apply by October 5, 2017. The application cost for each recipient is $495. The funds raised will be given first to UoB students, then to applicants … More Fundraiser to Assist UoB Students and Members of Community Affected by the DACA Decision
Jack Young, City Council President, is considering solutions to Baltimore’s water affordability crisis including introducing legislation that would provide discounts to low-income residents. Please contact Council President Jack Young (phone # 917-791-2257) to encourage his leadership in helping to make water affordable and accessible to all Baltimore City residents. For more information on this issue … More Support Solutions to the Water Affordability Crisis in Baltimore City
The next meeting of the Maryland NLG Chapter will be held on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 5:30 PM at UoB Law School – Room 202. If you have items for the Agenda, please email Curtis Cooper or Siobhan Miller. See you there!
Over 1,000 people attended Baltimore’s solidarity march and rally at the Jackson – Lee Monument in Baltimore City’s Wyman Park on August 13, 2017. Legal observers from University of Baltimore were there with speakers who called for action from the different communities in Baltimore. For more information about this, please see the Baltimore Sun article.
On August 14, a tent encampment named Tubman City was erected on the lawn of the plaza east of Baltimore’s City Hall. Baltimore BLOC and the Baltimore chapter of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference were involved in planning the encampment. According to a graphic which one of the individual organizers circulated on social media: “Tent … More Tent City Occupants Demand Changes from City Hall
The Maryland Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild expresses its sadness at all of the attacks on counter protesters standing up to the far right groups that were demonstrating in Charlottesville last Saturday. The Maryland Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild is especially outraged at the deadly car attack which critically injured many counter protesters … More Statement of the Maryland Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild about Charlottesville
The next meeting of the Maryland Chapter of the NLG will be held on Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 5:30 PM, at the Real News Network Annex, 235 Holliday Street (upstairs level). After the meeting, at 7 PM, the documentary Gideon’s Army will be shown in the Real News’ community studio. This inspirational film tracks … More Maryland NLG Chapter Meeting – August 17 at 5:30 PM