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School of Law wins national moot court competition and finishes as finalist in another; students qualify for national tier of National Moot Court Competition

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Third-year students Holly M. Boggs and Ava G. Goble for captured the national title at the 8th Billings, Exum & Frye National Moot Court Competition, while third-year students Devon G. Zawko and Hannah E. Ponders finished as national finalists in the 11th Annual Emory Civil Rights and Liberties Moot Court Competition. Additionally, third-year students Lauren E. Lutton, Taryn P. Winston and Margaret "Maggie" Sparks finished as finalists in the Region 5 contest of the National Moot Court Competition, qualifying to compete in the national championship round of the tournament to be held in New York City during January.

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Weeks publishes introductory article in law review symposium issue focusing on her forthcoming book

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Hosch Professor Elizabeth Weeks published "Introduction: Four Views on Healthism" in 18 Marquette Benefits & Social Welfare Law Review 189 (2017) (with J.L. Roberts). This is a symposium issue that focuses on Weeks' forthcoming Cambridge University Press book titled Healthism: Health Status Discrimination and the Law.

Peters featured on

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Assistant Professor Jonathan Peters published an opinion piece on as part of its series on the challenges currently facing the media. The article titled "The Newspaper Ad that Changed Everything" was published 11/20/17.

West featured on

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West published an opinion piece on as part of its series on the challenges currently facing the media. The article titled "When the President Stopped the Presses" was published 11/21/17.

Wilbanks CEASE Clinic featured in Daily Report

Monday, November 20, 2017

The School of Law's Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic was featured in Daily Report regarding its upcoming annual conference, which focuses on training attorneys to represent survivors of abuse. The article titled "UGA Law Plans Conference for Attorneys of Child Sex Abuse Survivors" was written by Katheryn Tucker and published 11/17/17.