Professor Lori A. Ringhand's research on the history of U.S. Supreme Court voting practices was mentioned in The Star-Ledger in regards to judicial activism and whether or not a conservative court or a liberal court is more likely to strike down federal laws and regulations. The article was written by Tom Moran and appeared on 4/3/12.
Honors Week allows individuals at UGA to be acknowledged for achieving excellence. At Georgia Law, Cleveland Distinguished Chair of Legal Ethics and Professionalism Lonnie T. Brown Jr., Associate Professor Erica J. Hashimoto and Assistant Professor Christian Turner were recognized with the law school's three faculty awards that are given annually by its student body.
Associate Professor Elizabeth Weeks Leonard has published "The Rhetoric Hits the Road: State Challenges to the Affordable Care Act Implementation" in 46 University of Richmond Law Review 781 (2012).
Associate Professor Fazal Khan recently participated in an online blogging symposium with the American Constitution Society covering the oral arguments in the U.S. Supreme Court case HHS v. Florida. As part of the symposium, he provided commentary on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act titled "The Roberts Court Dangerously Close to Eroding Institution's Credibility."
Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann served as a panelist at "The Atrocity Crimes Litigation Year in Review Conference," a daylong discussion held at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon during March. Panelists at the event reviewed recent decisions and developments in international criminal law, including the first verdict of the International Criminal Court.