Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann was an invited participant in a closed-door workshop on “Geography of War in Armed Conflict,” held during May at the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island. The dozen or so assembled experts examined whether, and under what conditions, international law permits a country engaged in an armed conflict of a non-international character to conduct hostilities in the territory of other countries with which it is not at war.
Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted by the Athens Banner-Herald regarding the prevalence of pretrial motions in death penalty cases. The article was written by Joe Johnson and appeared on 5/9/12.
Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted by Georgia Public Broadcasting regarding a recent challenge to Georgia's "Stand Your Ground" law. The article was written by Parker Wallace and appeared on 5/7/12.
Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted by the Chattanooga Times Free Press regarding pro se litigants. The article was written by Joy Lukachick and appeared on 5/6/12.
Martin Chair James C. Smith has been appointed by the Uniform Law Commission to serve as co-reporter for the new drafting committee on the Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Process and Protections Act.