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Hill wins scholarship to attend conference

Monday, July 22, 2013

Congratulations to second-year law student Sarah A. Hill, who received a scholarship to attend the Lavender Law Conference and Career Fair in San Francisco, Calif.  She is one of three recipients of the 7th Annual Kay Young Scholarship, which is presented by the Stonewall Bar Association to assist highly accomplished law students from the state of Georgia in attending this annual event. 


Renovation work continues this summer

Friday, July 19, 2013

Improvements to the law school's facilities continue this summer with the primary focus being on the hallways on the second and third floors. They are being renovated to "link" the work previously completed on the first floor, the Rotunda and the northern end of the building, aesthetically connecting the old with the new. Work is scheduled to be completed in early August. 


Immigration judges pushing for independence

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Assistant Professor Kent Barnett was quoted in The Boston Globe regarding the aspiration of federal immigration judges to be independent from the Department of Justice. The article was written by Maria Sacchetti and appeared on 7/17/13.


Stevie Wonder boycotts Florida-and maybe Georgia, too

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding singer Stevie Wonder's announcement that he will not perform in any state that recognizes a Stand Your Ground law. The article was written by Jim Galloway and appeared on 7/16/13.


Continued Holding of Mentally Ill Inmate Raises Legal Questions

Friday, July 5, 2013

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding procedures pertaining to people with mental illness in the judicial system. The article was written by Andria Simmons and appeared on 7/5/13.

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