When Rap Lyrics Stand Trial

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Associate Professor Andrea L. Dennis' research was featured in The Root regarding rap music lyrics being used as criminal evidence by prosecutors. Her journal article titled "Poetic (In)Justice? Rap Music Lyrics as Art, Life, and Criminal Evidence" originally appeared in 31 Columbia Journal of Law & the Arts (2007). The Root article was written by Erik Nielson


Peter Rutledge publishes article in the North Carolina Journal of Law & Technology

Monday, July 2, 2012

Talmadge Chair Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge has published "Trips and Bits: An Essay on Compulsory Licenses, Expropriation, and International Arbitration" in 13 North Carolina Journal of Law & Technology 149 (online ed.) (2012).


Recent Athens incidents show people more ready to defend selves, property

Monday, July 2, 2012

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding the use of the Second Amendment by citizens in Athens, Ga. The article was written by Joe Johnson and appeared on 6/30/12.


Georgia Law faculty members earn promotions

Monday, July 2, 2012

Congratulations to the following Georgia Law faculty members who were recently promoted: Hillel Y. Levin was named an Associate Professor of Law, Harlan Cohen was granted tenure and Suzanne Graham was promoted to Librarian IV. Additionally, earlier in the spring, Lori A. Ringhand was named a J. Alton Hosch Professor of Law and Peter B. “Bo” Rutledge was named the new holder of the Herman E. Talmadge Chair of Law.


Seven Georgia Law professors participate at the UGA-Emory Scholars Roundtable

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Georgia Law Professors Diane Marie Amann, Harlan G. Cohen, Hillel Y. Levin, Usha Rodrigues, Logan E. Sawyer III and Sonja R. West presented at the annual UGA-Emory Scholars Roundtable in June. Professor Lori A. Ringhand served as organizer and discussant.

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