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Professor Wilkes speaks on Florida radio program

Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Professor Donald E. Wilkes Jr. appeared on "Florida Stories" on NPR member station WUSF 89.7 regarding his clerkship for a federal district judge in Florida. The segment was part of "In Pursuit of Justice: The History Project" at Tampa's federal courthouse. The program aired 6/11/10.


Gun rights a telling trigger issue at Kagan's hearings

Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Associate Professor Lori A. Ringhand was quoted in The Globe and Mail regarding U.S. Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan's answers about gun laws at her U.S. Senate confirmation hearings. The article was written by Konrad Yakabuski and appeared on 7/2/10.


Troy Davis case full of murky legal questions

Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Professor Donald E. Wilkes Jr. was quoted in the Washington Examiner regarding the recent habeas corpus hearing of Georgia death row inmate Troy Davis. The article was written by Russ Bynum from the Associated Press and appeared on 7/5/10.


Former Newton Co. DA Ken Wynne sworn in as judge

Thursday, July 1, 2010

Director of the Prosecutorial Clinic Alan A. Cook was featured in The Covington News for his role in introducing Superior Court Judge William K. "Ken" Wynne Jr. (J.D.'87) during his swearing in ceremony in the House Chambers at the Georgia State Capitol. The article was written by Gabriel Khouli and appeared on 6/30/10.


Even Republicans charmed by Kagan's manner at confirmation hearing

Thursday, July 1, 2010

Associate Professor Lori A. Ringhand was quoted in The Globe and Mail regarding her new study analyzing U.S. Supreme Court confirmation hearings. The article was written by Konrad Yakabuski and appeared on 7/1/10.

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