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The Legacy Behind our Work 

If a theme runs through Francis D. Murnaghan’s career, it is using the law to recognize the American people’s constitutional freedoms. – The Baltimore Sun

Read more about the life of Judge Murnaghan.

 

The Fellowship Experience 

I look forward towards continuing to work towards a more just society and am forever indebted to the Murnaghan community for giving me this opportunity. – 2012-2013 Murnaghan Fellow Jean Zachariasiewicz

See where our former Fellows are now.

 

Explore Our Cases

We welcome you to explore selected case summaries of work completed by Murnaghan Fellows.

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Fellowship Blog

Then Comes Marriage: An evening with Roberta Kaplan

Reflections on the landmark Supreme Court case striking down the “Defense of Marriage Act”

Justice Delayed, but not Denied: An Evening with Douglas Jones

Join us November 5th for reflections on re-opening the "cold case" of the 1963 16th Street Baptist Church bombing in Birmingham.

What would Judge Murnaghan think?

Former Murnaghan Clerk Amy Horton remembers Judge Murnaghan.