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Forum on the Judiciary

Event Information

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
6-8 p.m.
Cade 219 
No charge. 


The Annual Forum on the Judiciary is a wonderful opportunity to hear judges from all levels of the Maryland court system engage in a lively discussion on various topics from year to year and the roles in their respective courts.

Some topics from past years: Your Rights under the fourth amendment: Search & Seizure; Criminal Sentencing Guidelines--Pros and Cons; The Exclusionary Rule: Protecting the Innocent..and the Guilty; Social Media, Technology & the Law--Is Anything Private Anymore?

This year's topic will soon be announced. Please join us. This is a free event sponsored by the Legal Studies Institute.

Panelists Include

Judge Mary Ellen Barbera­ ­
Court of Appeals of Maryland

Judge Richard D. Bennett 
United States District Court for the District of Maryland

Judge Timothy E. Meredith 
Court of Special Appeals of Maryland

Judge Laura S. Kiessling 
Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County

Judge John P. Morrissey 
District Court of Maryland

Cynthia M. Ferris, Family Law Magistrate 
Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County