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Legal experts praise DA in Georgia

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette regarding the decision of Georgia District Attorney Fredric D. Bright not to file rape charges against a Steelers quarterback. The article was written by Michael A. Fucco and appeared on 4/17/10.


Leah Ward Sears, African-American Woman, on Obama's Short List for High Court

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Visiting Professor and former Georgia Supreme Court Justice Leah Ward Sears is featured in an ABC News segment regarding her inclusion on a "short list" of candidates for the U.S. Supreme Court. The story was filed by Jake Tapper and was published on 4/12/10.


The Unsung Empathy of Justice Stevens

Monday, April 12, 2010

Assistant Professor Sonja R. West co-authored an article with Dahlia Lithwick in Slate magazine regarding U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens retiring from the bench.  The article was published 4/9/10. 


Child molestation cases stirring emotions

Monday, April 12, 2010

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Chattanooga Times Free Press regarding the challenges to judicial processes in child molestation cases. The article was written by Joy Lukachick and appeared on 4/10/10.


After college, Congress calls: Graduate student launches Congressional campaign

Thursday, April 8, 2010

Third-year law student Russell Edwards was featured in The Red & Black regarding his plans to run for Georgia's 10th congressional district seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. University Professor Dan T. Coenen was quoted in the same article regarding Edwards' commitment to public service and positive characteristics. The article was written by Adina Solomon and appeared on 4/7/10. 

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