Black Law Student Association Members Help Increase Center for Families, Children and the Courts School Uniform Drive by 500%

The spirit of giving in support of families participating in the Center for Families, Children and the Courts (CFCC) Truancy Court Program is always alive and well, but this holiday season, two enterprising members of University of Baltimore‚Äôs Black Law Student Association (BLSA) raised that spirit to a new level. Sheena Williams inspired her friend…

School-to-Prison Pipeline Reform

By James Torrence, CFCC Student Fellow (2015-2016) As America moves toward criminal justice reform, we must consider preventive measures to ensure that vulnerable children and teenagers do not enter the criminal justice system. Many have called on policymakers and school administrators to reform school disciplinary practices, such as zero-tolerance policies, in the face of research…