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Khan presents at the University of Illinois

Monday, October 24, 2016

Associate Professor Fazal R. Khan presented "Medicine in the Age of Smart Machines" at the University of Illinois Medical Scholars Program during October. 

UGA Graduate School honors 2016 Alumni of Distinction, alumnus Chitwood honored

Monday, October 24, 2016

The UGA Graduate School has honored eight graduates with the 2016 Alumni of Distinction Award for achieving exceptional success in their professional careers and in service to their community. Recipients have been recognized in their professional fields at the regional, national and international levels as evidenced by publications and awards received, served as mentors and roles models in their profession, and contributed to their local and global communities. Their achievements exemplify the UGA mission, “to teach, to serve, and to inquire into the nature of things.” Georgia Law alumnus Martin D. Chitwood (J.D.'73) is among those recognized.

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Chapman wins AALS Berman Prize for scholarly work

Monday, October 24, 2016

Assistant Professor Nathan S. Chapman has been announced as the winner of the inaugural Harold Berman Prize for his article "The Establishment Clause, State Action, and Town of Greece" in 24 William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal 405 (2015). The Association of American Law Schools Section on Law and Religion created the honor to recognize untenured scholars on the tenure track for excellence in law and religion scholarship. He will receive the award at the AALS Annual Meeting on 1/4/17.

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Weeks presents at 2016 State of Public Health Conference

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Hosch Professor Elizabeth Weeks presented "Healthism: Health Status Discrimination and the Law" at the 2016 State of Public Health Conference held at UGA during October. 

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Carlson cited by Georgia Court of Appeals

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson's book Carlson on Evidence: Comparing the Georgia and Federal Rules, 3d ed. (with M. Carlson) was cited by the Georgia Court of Appeals in the case Jones v. State regarding the decision to allow recorded conversation of Jones during the trial and to authorize police testimony.