Senate Bill 73 to Protect Police Animals

Monday, March 30, 2015

Smith Professor Peter A. Appel was interviewed for a Grady Newsource story regarding Senate Bill 73, a law which would increase punishment for the abuse of police animals. The interview was conducted by Wade Hampton Barron and published 3/25/15.


Ted Cruz’s favorite Thomas Jefferson quote and the message it sends

Monday, March 30, 2015

Professor Elizabeth Weeks Leonard was quoted in the Washington Post regarding her thoughts on some states’ efforts to exempt themselves from the Affordable Care Act. The article was written by Fred Barbash and published 3/30/15.


State Senate declares March 24 Georgia Law School Day

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The Georgia Senate issued a resolution during its 153rd legislative session officially recognizing March 24, 2015 as Georgia Law School Day at the state capitol.


Looking for Clarity in Death Row Clemency

Monday, March 23, 2015

Professor Emeritus Donald E. Wilkes Jr. was quoted by Georgia Public Broadcasting in regard to a proposed bill that would require the Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles to explain its reasoning when it grants death row clemency. The story was reported by Grant Blankenship and appeared 3/23/15.


Fed’s Lockhart Still Sees Rate Increase June-September

Monday, March 23, 2015

Georgia Law was featured in the Wall Street Journal regarding Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis P. Lockhart speaking at a Georgia Law Review symposium during March. Lockhart delivered a keynote address at the event. The article was written by Mike Esterl and appeared 3/20/15.

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