In the News
Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding Mexican native Jessica Colotl, a former Kennesaw State University student, who had been accepted into a pretrial diversion program that allowed her to avoid criminal conviction on a felony false swearing charge. The article was written by Andria Simmons and appeared on 10/7/11.
Criminal Defense Clinic Director Russell C. Gabriel was quoted in the Fulton County Daily Report regarding a Georgia Supreme Court ruling that said a man charged with fatally stabbing his landlord could not be prosecuted because he acted in self defense. The article was written by Kathleen Baydala Joyner and appeared on 10/4/11.
Adjunct Professor Charles H. Kuck was quoted in the Barrow County News regarding the September 2011 arrests of immigrants in Winder that were part of a nationwide sweep of probation rolls. The article was written by Doug Moser and appeared on 10/1/11.
Woodruff Chair Diane Marie Amann was quoted in the Los Angeles Times regarding the legality of the killing of Anwar Awlaki, a U.S. citizen who was believed to be a leader of external operations for Al Qaeda. The article was written by Carol J. Williams and appeared on 9/30/11.
Criminal Defense Clinic Director Russell C. Gabriel was quoted in the Fulton County Daily Report regarding an amendment to the State Bar of Georgia's Disciplinary Rules and Procedures that would allow public defenders in the same circuit to represent co-defendants, contingent on the absence of conflicts of interest. The article was written by Kathleen Baydala Joyner and appeared on 9/23/11.