School Honoring Confederate General Has A New Name: JusticeA Virginia school board has chosen "Justice" as the new name for a high school that has honored a Confederate general since the 1950s.
Officials Support Moving Bust Of Dred Scott Opinion's AuthorA bronze bust of the Supreme Court chief justice who wrote the inflammatory 1857 Dred Scott decision affirming slavery will likely be removed from the Frederick, Maryland, City Hall after a majority of aldermen said they support moving it to a museum or other appropriate venue.
Baltimore Rebuild Continues With Citywide Day Of UnityAs businesses rebuild, and the city tries to heal, groups across Baltimore are taking their message of peace and justice to the heart of riot torn areas.
As Military Sex Cases End, More Calls For ChangeAt nearly the same time Thursday, sexual assault cases against an Army general and a former Naval Academy football player came to a close, and neither produced a conviction on that charge.
D.C.'s Arena Stage To Produce Play On Justice ScaliaThe drama of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia will reach the Washington theater stage with a new play premiering next year.
Barbera Aims For Timely Administration Of JusticeMary Ellen Barbera spent many of her first 100 days as Maryland's top jurist visiting the state's circuit and district courts, a half-finished trek that she said has revealed to her many aging courthouses that are too small for their workloads or not designed to handle 21st century technology.
Alumna Gifts Loyola University Md. $1.75M To Create Peace & Justice ProgramLoyola University Maryland is receiving a $1.75 million gift to form a new program in peace and justice studies.
Levy Of $5 Kicks In For New Professionalism Center For LawyersThe Maryland Judiciary last month began billing the state's lawyers $5 to help fund a new center aimed at improving civility in the profession and ensure that lawyers stay focused on serving clients and promoting the proper administration of justice.
Supreme Court Archive Has About 14K Hours Of AudioSupreme Court Justice Lewis F. Powell's Tidewater Virginia drawl could make the word "court" sound as if it had two syllables. And Justice Clarence Thomas, though he doesn't talk much, speaks in a deep baritone.
‘My Beloved World:’ Justice Sonia Sotomayor Shares Her Journey With BaltimoreU.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor visited Baltimore on Thursday, giving several hundred people a chance to hear about the high court and the journey to get there.
Feds To Take Baltimore Environmental Justice TourEnvironmental justice is the focus of a tour in Baltimore by federal and local officials. Officials with the federal Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Forest Service plan to visit a Baltimore middle school along with city officials on Tuesday to see work being done to confront environmental justice challenges.
Rallies Held In Md.To Decry The Death Of Trayvon Martin From coast to coast, protesters call for action in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.