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Georgia Law to present symposium on 21st century policing

Thursday, January 5, 2017

The University of Georgia School of Law’s student-edited legal journal, the Georgia Law Review, will present a conference titled “Protect and Serve: Perspectives on 21st Century Policing” on Jan. 27 in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall, located on North Campus. During this daylong conference, which begins at 8:30 a.m., scholars from across the country will discuss the current and future state of policing and its convergence with criminal law. There will be three panel discussions and the symposium keynote address will be given at 3:15 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom by Erwin Chemerinsky, dean of the University of California, Irvine School of Law.


West featured in Courthouse News

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West was featured in Courthouse News regarding her thoughts on the government's use of surveillance powers. The article titled "Experts see bleak outlook for press under Trump" was written by Nicholas Iovino and was published 1/4/17.


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West serves as panelist at the 111th AALS Annual Meeting

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West served on a panel titled "President Trump and Freedom of the Press" at the 111th Association of American Law Schools Annual Meeting in San Francisco during January.


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Carlson publishes tribute to Sam Davis in Mississippi Law Journal

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson published "Tribute to Sam Davis: A Georgia Perspective" in 85 Mississippi Law Journal 955 (2016).  This article traces the career of Samuel M. Davis, who spent 27 years at UGA serving as associate dean at the law school and as the university's associate vice president for academic affairs. Carlson’s article contains a passage from Georgia Law Professor D. Wilkes.    


Baradaran featured in MarketWatch

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Hosch Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was featured in MarketWatch regarding her thoughts on Wal-Mart's new efforts to incentivize saving. The article titled "Does Wal-Mart have the answer to make America save again?" was written by Maria LaMagna and was published 12/23/16.

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