Tag Archives: homeland security

Combat beyond the courts

Trudy Henson will teach a course this spring on the law and policy of emergency public health response, one of five UM Carey classes developed and taught by staff members at the Center for Health and Homeland Security. (The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz)

With its emphasis on deeply rooted principles, law is not often considered a profession of fast-paced change. But law school graduates who apply their degrees to careers in rapidly developing fields like homeland security and emergency management are tasked with combating unforeseen crises and threats to public safety, often without precedent to fall back on.

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Gov’t: Budget cuts already causing airport delays

WASHINGTON — Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says U.S. airports, including Los Angeles International and O’Hare International in Chicago, are already experiencing delays as a result of automatic federal spending cuts. Both of those big-city airports routinely suffer delays. Napolitano ...

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