Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Rome News-Tribune regarding revisions proposed by Gov. Nathan Deal to the sentencing of criminals in Georgia. The article was written by Walter C. Jones and appeared on 3/12/12.
Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding all of the pre-trial motions filed by defense attorneys in the Jamie Hood case. The article was written by Joe Johnson and appeared on 3/10/12.
Associate Professor Andrea L. Dennis was quoted in an article on the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange regarding whether or not juveniles should be sentenced to life without parole. The story was written by Ryan Schill and appeared on 3/7/12.
Associate Professor Elizabeth Weeks Leonard presented "New Deal Lessons for the Affordable Care Act: The General Welfare Clause" at the 15th Annual Journal of Constitutional Law Symposium. The conference took place at the University of Pennsylvania Law School during January and was titled FDR and Obama: Are there Constitutional Law Lessons from the New Deal for the Obama Administration?
Sibley Professor Larry D. Thompson will participate in a symposium titled "The FCPA at Thirty-five and its Impact on Global Business" at Ohio State University during March. The event will convene top government officials, leading academics from both the U.S. and the U.K., and experienced practitioners to discuss the many aspects of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.