Skip to content

February 17, 2012

Of law clinics and legislatures

by dan rodriguez

Unfortunate situation with law clinic and legislature at U. Maryland.  Just as the legislative hassling of the clinic seems to abate, another element of the controversy rears its ugly head.

It is important, IMHO,  for all those in the law school world who support clinical education and the good works they do, is to stand in solidarity with our colleagues at Maryland.  More generally, legal educators need to do better at communicating why these clinical programs further important public values — even where such clinics get cross ways with individuals and institutions in and around the legislature.

Read more from Legal Education

Comments are closed.