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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.

Jamie Baker Roskie presented Trailblazer Award

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Land Use Clinic Managing Attorney Jamie Baker Roskie was presented with the Trailblazer Award by the Newtown Florist Club for more than two years of work by her and clinic students addressing land use and environmental justice issues.

Georgia Law named best value

Monday, October 12, 2009

Georgia Law was recently included in a listing of "Best Value Law Schools" by The National Jurist. The ranking placed the law school at 16th and appeared in the September edition of the magazine