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High school students participate in a mock trial competition at D.C. Superior Court to practice legal skills as part of GULC’s Street Law Program.

Street Law Program Connects GULC, DC

Over the past year, national discussion has highlighted the criminal justice system’s discrimination and disconnect from local communities. Georgetown University Law Center’s D.C. Street Law Program has tried to bridge that gap for over 40 years, inserting law students into D.C. public and charter schools to introduce high school students[Read More…]

by March 3, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Car Chase, Shooting at Capitol

A female motorist was fatally shot Thursday afternoon by police when she attempted to pass a barricade on Capitol Hill, prompting a chaotic day of uncertainty and fear for the worst in Washington. Miriam Carey, a 34-year-old dental hygienist from Connecticut, knocked down a security barrier at the entrance to[Read More…]

by October 4, 2013 0 comments City News, News