The Baltimore Action Legal Team (BALT) just announced an important event about the Department of Justice’s recent Report of its Investigation of the Baltimore City Police Department. BALT’s event will start at 6:30pm at the CA Gallery, 440 E. Oliver Street, which is less than a mile away from Red Emma’s. Here are details about … More BALT Event August 30: The DOJ Report and How to Demand Police Reform
Come to our first MD NLG chapter meeting of the new school year! We’ll be meeting at 5:30p.m. on Tuesday August 30 in Red Emmas – 30 West North Avenue. After our meeting, many of us will try to head over to the Baltimore Action Legal Team (BALT)’s critical Lawyer Up event just around the corner.
Maryland NLG member Chip Gibbons recently published an excellent article on the history behind no-fly lists in Jacobin Magazine. From the introduction: In 1951, the Civil Rights Congress, an organization closely affiliated with the Communist Party (CPUSA), drew up a petition to deliver to the United Nations (UN). Entitled “We Charge Genocide,” the 237-page document laid out, … More Gibbons on Repression Lists
Students at the newly formed University of Baltimore School of Law NLG chapter were among the Marylanders attending the annual NLG convention this past week. Held in New York City from August 3 to August 7, the theme of this year’s national convention was #Law4ThePeople.