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Topics ranging from judicial budget cuts to the sustainability of animal farming will be explored at Georgia Law's 7th Annual Working in the Public Interest Law Conference. Open to the public, this event will kick-off with a keynote address March 2 at 6:30 p.m. at the Melting Point in Downtown Athens, Ga., followed by the 27th Annual Equal Justice Foundation Auction. The full conference will take place the next day, March 3, at the law school.
Associate Professor Sonja R. West was quoted in an article by Bloomberg News regarding live broadcasts of U.S. Supreme Court hearings. The article was written by Seth Stern and was published 2/6/12.
Director of the Criminal Defense Clinic Russell C. Gabriel was recently honored by the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers with its President's Award for his excellence in service as chairperson of the organization's Indigent Defense Committee.
Institute of Continuing Judicial Education Executive Director Richard D. Reaves was quoted in the Fulton County Daily Report regarding Georgia's judicial code of ethics. The article was written by R. Robin McDonald and appeared on 1/19/12.
Third-year law student Jennifer Newport-Nix was quoted in The Red and Black regarding "The Benefits of Diversity for White Students" lecture during February. The keynote speaker was Loyola Law School professor Robert Garda. The article was written by Yetunde Ogunsakin and appeared on 2/3/12.