Global Policy for Climate Change

Monday, December 5, 2011

Smith Professor Peter A. Appel was featured on News/Talk 1340 WGAU's Saturday morning radio show "True South" regarding global climate change policy. The show aired on 12/3/11.

Walter Hellerstein publishes article in State Tax Notes

Monday, December 5, 2011

Distinguished Research Professor and Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein has published "The Questionable Constitutionality of Amazon's Distribution Center Deals" in 62 State Tax Notes 667 (2011) (with J. Swain).

Larry Thompson to participate in conference on overcriminalization and excessive punishment

Friday, December 2, 2011

Sibley Professor Larry D. Thompson will participate in the upcoming colloquium "Overcriminalization/Excessive Punishment: Uncoupling Pipelines in Prison" at Yale University Law School, during December. This invitation-only symposium will feature jurists, prosecutors, defense attorneys, prison officials, educators and scholars with the goal of examining the overreliance on the criminal law and the daunting realities of the high rates of incarceration in the U.S.

Experts say health care reform is constitutional, but will Supreme Court agree?

Monday, November 28, 2011

Associate Professor Elizabeth Weeks Leonard and Associate Dean for Faculty Development, University Professor & Harmon W. Caldwell Chair in Constitutional Law Dan T. Coenen were quoted in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding the constitutionality of the health care law. The article was written by Blake Aued and appeared on 11/27/11.

Three men face racketeering counts in gambling case

Monday, November 28, 2011

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Chattanooga Times Free Press regarding an illegal gambling operation that stretched from North Georgia to Tennessee. The article was written by Joy Lukachick and appeared on 11/28/11.