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Homecoming Week packed with activities for students, alumni and fans

Monday, October 26, 2009

Georgia Law graduating classes celebrating an anniversary reunion will have a candlelight dinner Nov. 6 from 6:30-9 p.m. on the North Campus quadrangle. The next day, a barbeque will be held for alumni, faculty, staff and students on the quad beginning two and a half hours before kickoff. For registration and information, see www.law.uga.edu/upcoming-events


Global issues expert to discuss morality in armed conflict

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

University of Utah Professor of Law Amos N. Guiora will deliver a lecture titled "Morality in Armed Conflict: Dilemma of the Decision Maker in Operational Counterterrorism" on Tuesday, Oct. 27, at 12:30 p.m. The lecture is presented by Georgia Law's Dean Rusk Center in coordination with the Consulate General of Israel to the Southeast. It will take place in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall, located on North Campus.


Richard J. Peltz publishes two chapters in book on journalism

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Visiting Professor Richard J. Peltz has published "Copyright/Intellectual Freedom" and "Freedom of Information Act" in the Encyclopedia of Journalism (C. Sterling, ed.) (Sage Publications, 2009).


Constitutional law expert to address how law affects official government action

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

University of Virginia Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law Frederick Schauer will deliver Georgia Law's 105th Sibley Lecture. Schauer's lecture is titled "When and How (If at All) Does Law Constrain Official Action?" and will take place Wednesday, Oct. 28, at 4:30 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. The event is free and open to the public.


James C. Smith delivers talk on public housing exclusionary rules

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Professor James C. Smith will deliver a talk titled "Scrutinizing the Residents of Public Housing: The Rise of Federally Mandated Exclusionary Rules" at the NEPOC legal scholarship conference at the University of Buffalo Law School in October.

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