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UGA School of Law debuts semester in Washington program; hires instructor

Monday, August 29, 2011

Georgia Law will launch a new program this spring that will allow approximately 15 students to live and work in Washington, D.C., for a semester while earning course credit. Heading up the new offering will be Jessica L. Heywood, a 1997 Georgia Law graduate who previously worked in career services at The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law.


Atlanta police lapses could imperil prosecutions

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in an Associated Press report regarding an audit that showed dozens of Atlanta officers failed to meet state training requirements, which led to them losing arrest powers and could jeopardize criminal convictions and pending cases. The article was written by Greg Bluestein and appeared on 8/24/11.


Appel to deliver talk on sustainable companies

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Smith Professor Peter A. Appel will deliver a presentation at the First Sustainable Companies Conference in Olso, Norway, which will take place on August 29-30, 2011. The conference is titled "Towards Sustainable Companies: Identifying New Avenues."


Tubinis and Grove present talk on Drupal

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Information Technology Librarian Jason Tubinis and Web Developer Leslie Grove presented a talk on the topic of Drupal at the Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction Annual Conference during June.


When law enforcement officers cross the line

Monday, August 22, 2011

Professor Donald E. Wilkes Jr. was quoted in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding a civil rights lawsuit involving law enforcement officers and a Lumpkin County man who successfully sued the officers for violating his Fourth Amendment rights. The article was written by Joe Johnson and appeared on 8/21/11.

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