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West mentioned in Newsweek

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West was mentioned in Newsweek regarding a column she authored in The New York Times ("Don't Expect the First Amendment to Protect the Media" (with R. Jones)). The article titled "Trump Administration Threatens Freedom of the Press in New Leaks Crackdown" was written by Tom Porter and published 8/5/17.


Hetherington featured in Dalton Daily Citizen

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic Director Emma M. Hetherington was featured in the Dalton Daily Citizen regarding her remarks at a news conference regarding Georgia House Bill 605, which would allow child sexual abuse survivors to sue their abusers as well as institutions involved in cases. The article titled "Push on to let older sex abuse victims sue institutions" was written by Jill Nolin and published 8/7/17.


Georgia Law School Starting Legal Clinic for Veterans

Monday, August 7, 2017

The School of Law was featured in an Associated Press article that was pick up around the globe regarding its plans to start a legal services clinic for veterans. The story appeared 8/6/17 in The New York Times, The Washington Post, U.S. News & World Report, the Miami Herald and the United Kingdom's Daily Mail.


Hetherington speaks at news conference on child sex abuse bill, featured in Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Friday, August 4, 2017

Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic Director Emma M. Hetherington was featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding a recent Georgia State Capitol news conference at which she spoke on House Bill 605, which would allow child sexual abuse survivors to sue their abusers as well as institutions involved in cases. The article titled "Abused as children, victims may get more time to sue" was written by Alan Judd and published 8/2/17.


E. Burch featured in New York Law Journal

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Kirbo Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in the New York Law Journal regarding her thoughts on GM's upcoming bellwether trial and trial record in cases over its ignition switches. The article titled "GM's Bellwether Victory in NY May Not Predict Future of Ignition Switch Litigation" was written by Andrew Denney and published 8/2/17.

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