Georgia stresses treatment for pregnant drug users

Monday, November 30, 2015

Associate Professor Andrea L. Dennis was quoted in The Augusta Chronicle regarding her thoughts on treating substance abuse issues for pregnant women and a public health model targeting the variables that contribute to increased drug use. The article was written by Leigh Beeson and published 11/30/15.


Reaves presents at 7th International Conference of the Training of the Judiciary

Monday, November 30, 2015

Executive Director of the Institute of Continuing Judicial Education of Georgia Richard D. Reaves presented on the topic of "Continuing Education for Judges" at the 7th International Conference of the Training of the Judiciary in Brazil during November.


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Carlson's book cited twice by Georgia Court of Appeals

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson's book Carlson on Evidence: Comparing the Georgia and Federal Rules (with M. Carlson) was cited twice by Georgia Court of Appeals. The court used the book to help determine whether evidence used to convict a man was unduly prejudicial under rules of evidence in Silvey v. State. It also was referenced three times in Gaskin v. State to address the proper form of questions to determine a criminal defendant's reputation for truthfulness.


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Eaton's article cited by Supreme Court of Georgia

Monday, November 23, 2015

Hosch Professor of Law Emeritus Thomas A. Eaton's article "Who Owes How Much? Developments in Apportionment and Joint and Several Liability Under O.C.G.A. § 51-12-33" (64 Mercer Law Review 15 (2012)) was cited by the Supreme Court of Georgia in its opinion on Walker v. Tensor Machinery.


Elizabeth Burch presents at New York University conference

Monday, November 23, 2015

Professor Elizabeth Chamblee Burch presented "Financing Issue Classes: Benefits and Barriers to Third-Party Funding" at New York University's Center on Civil Justice and The NYU Journal of Law & Business' fall conference during November.

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