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Ringhand named new law school associate dean for academic affairs

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Georgia Law’s Lori A. Ringhand has been named the school’s new associate dean for academic affairs. In this role, she will supervise the law school’s academic program and curriculum. Ringhand is a nationally known Supreme Court scholar, and two-time winner of the C. Ronald Ellington Award for Excellence in Teaching, the law school’s highest teaching honor. She will assume the post at the start of the school’s fall semester on August 18.


Bartlett named 74th president of UGA Alumni Association; two Georgia Law alumnae added to board

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Congratulations to alumnae Jody Corry (J.D.’91) and Yvette M. Daniels (J.D.’89) for beginning a two-year term on the UGA Alumni Association Board of Directors. The UGA Alumni Association proudly supports academic excellence, best interests and traditions of Georgia’s flagship university and its more than 288,000 alumni worldwide.


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Hellerstein presents “The State of State Taxation”

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor Walter Hellerstein delivered the opening substantive presentation titled “The State of State Taxation” at the 65th Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Tax Administrators in Atlanta during July.  


The “Term in Review”

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Associate Professor Christian Turner was featured on Slate magazine's legal affairs podcast “Amicus” regarding the 2014-15 Supreme Court term during the month of July.


DNA & Innocence

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Professor of Law Emeritus Donald E. Wilkes Jr. was interviewed by Georgia Public Broadcasting regarding his thoughts on DNA evidence and the recent decision of the Georgia Supreme Court to deny a new trial to a man serving a life sentence without parole in a Georgia prison. The interview was conducted by Celeste Headlee on 7/20/15.

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