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Carlson's book cited by Georgia Court of Appeals

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson's book Carlson on Evidence, 5th ed. (with M. Carlson) was cited by the Georgia Court of Appeals in the case Dimauro v. State  to approve the prosecutor's use of earlier witness statements to ensure credibility.


E. Burch featured in The Wall Street Journal

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Kirbo Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in The Wall Street Journal regarding her thoughts on an Ohio lawsuit filed against five drug companies. The article titled "Ohio Sues Five Drugmakers, Saying They Fueled Opioid Crisis" was written by Jeanne Whalen and published 5/31/17.


Georgia Law increases public interest fellowship support; 36 students awarded fellowship grants totaling $68,000

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

In addition to providing first-rate legal training for its students, the University of Georgia School of Law is instilling in them the need to serve. The service comes in a variety of forms, and the benefits and communities served are just as diverse. A record-breaking 36 law students will begin a summer of service in Georgia, Washington, D.C., New York City and locations around the world. Work placements include nonprofits and nongovernmental organizations; local, state and federal government agencies; state and federal prosecutor’s offices; and criminal defense practices, both trial and appellate. Five positions have an international focus.


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Cohen publishes article in Arizona State Law Journal

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Wilner/UGA Foundation Professor in International Law Harlan G. Cohen published "A Politics-reinforcing Political Question Doctrine" in 49 Arizona State Law Journal 1 (2017).


Hetherington featured in Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic Director Emma M. Hetherington was featured in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding a case involving the Boy Scouts of America and the release of its records. The article titled "Boy Scouts insist on keeping sex-abuse secrets" was written by Christian Boone and published 5/28/17.

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