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Georgia stresses treatment for pregnant drug users

Monday, November 30, 2015

Associate Professor Andrea L. Dennis was quoted in The Augusta Chronicle regarding her thoughts on treating substance abuse issues for pregnant women and a public health model targeting the variables that contribute to increased drug use. The article was written by Leigh Beeson and published 11/30/15.


UGA Alumni Association announces seventh annual Bulldog 100 list; eight Georgia Law grads named

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

The University of Georgia Alumni Association has released the 2016 Bulldog 100. This annual program recognizes the fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni. Eight Georgia Law alumni and alumnae made the list, including: Robert B. "Rob" Brannen Jr. (J.D.'86), Glen M. Darbyshire (J.D.'84), Leamon R. "Lea" Holliday III (J.D.'70), Kathleen Horne (J.D.'76), Benjamin Hirsch "B.H." Levy Jr. (J.D.73) and Melanie M. Marks (J.D.'84) for Bouhan Falligant; Todd H. Stanton (J.D.'02) for Stanton Law; and Megan K. Ouzts (J.D.'05) for The Spotted Trotter.


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Carlson's book cited twice by Georgia Court of Appeals

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson's book Carlson on Evidence: Comparing the Georgia and Federal Rules (with M. Carlson) was cited twice by Georgia Court of Appeals. The court used the book to help determine whether evidence used to convict a man was unduly prejudicial under rules of evidence in Silvey v. State. It also was referenced three times in Gaskin v. State to address the proper form of questions to determine a criminal defendant's reputation for truthfulness.


Elizabeth Burch presents at New York University conference

Monday, November 23, 2015

Professor Elizabeth Chamblee Burch presented "Financing Issue Classes: Benefits and Barriers to Third-Party Funding" at New York University's Center on Civil Justice and The NYU Journal of Law & Business' fall conference during November.


Georgia Law team finishes as semifinalists in National Moot Court Competition

Monday, November 23, 2015

Congratulations to third-year students Aaron D. Parks and Taylor B. Butenschon, who finished as semifinalists in the 66th Annual National Moot Court Competition.

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