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U.S. District Court Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to give Georgia Law's House Lecture

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

U.S. District Court Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson will present “Reflections on My Journey as a Mother and a Judge” at the University of Georgia School of Law’s 35th Edith House Lecture on March 2 at 3:30 p.m. in the school’s Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. The event is free and open to the public. Jackson has served on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia since 2013.


Baradaran featured in Digiday

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Hosch Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was featured in Digiday regarding her thoughts on the underbanked. The article titled "How banks and startups are reaching the poorest Americans" was written by Suman Bhattacharyya and was published 2/14/17.


E. Burch featured in Bloomberg BNA

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Kirbo Chair of Law Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in a Bloomberg BNA article regarding class action litigation funding. The article titled "Funder Disclosure Rule Could Influence Other Courts" was written by Samson Habte and was published 2/10/17.


UGA law school to host public interest law conference

Friday, February 10, 2017

The University of Georgia School of Law will host the 12th Annual Working in the Public Interest Law Conference February 25 in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall starting at 9:30 a.m. This year’s conference will explore issues surrounding vulnerable persons in custody, expanding access to justice through community lawyering, and healthcare access and disability rights. Francys Johnson, who currently serves as the president of the Georgia chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, will deliver the keynote address. 


Turner featured in the Christian Science Monitor

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Associate Professor Christian Turner was featured in the Christian Science Monitor regarding his thoughts on the implications of open-carry rights. The article titled "Trial begins for supporters of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy" was written by Amanda Hoover and was published 2/6/17.

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