Welcome to the Civil Justice Blog. The blog highlights current Maryland and/or federal law dealing with such topics as foreclosures, consumer rights, auto-fraud, and other related public interest issues.
Rebecca Coleman, Director of the Credit Abuse Project (CAPP) and a 2010 Open Society Institute Baltimore County fellow has contributed to the Open Society Institute Audacious Ideas blog. Her article, entitled "Make Creditors Prove They are Entitled to Collect a Debt" can be viewed here. Audacious Ideas is a blog that was created to stimulate ideas and discussion about solutions to difficult problems in Baltimore.