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Hetherington featured in Georgia Recorder

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Assistant Clinical Professor and Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic Director Emma M. Hetherington was featured in the Georgia Recorder regarding the possible revival of Georgia's Hidden Predator Act. The article titled "Ga. House panel considers reviving 'Hidden Predator Act' for 2020" was written by Beau Evans and published 10/25/19. 

Student-run juvenile court judges cases of first-time offenders

Monday, October 28, 2019

School of Law 2010 alumna Emily Boness and second-year law student Ansley Whiten were featured on UGA Today regarding the Athens Peer Court, which was created by Boness - who is a public service associate at UGA's Fanning Institute for Leadership Development - and Athens-Clarke County Juvenile Court Judge Robin Shearer, who is a 1987 School of Law graduate. Athens Peer Court has tried more than 580 cases. A partnership between the Fanning Institute, a UGA Public Service and Outreach unit, and the Athens-Clarke County Juvenile Court System, the peer court is in its seventh year. The story was written by Leigh Beeson and published 10/24/19.

Amann featured in Vox

Friday, October 25, 2019

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann was featured in Vox regarding her thoughts on whether or not the president can be prosecuted. The article titled "Trump's lawyer says he can't be prosecuted. I asked 16 legal experts if that's true." was written by Sean Illing and published 10/24/19.

UGA Law to launch LGBTQ Scholarship

Thursday, October 24, 2019

The School of Law was featured in the Daily Report regarding its endowed scholarship in support of LGBTQ diversity - the Stonewall Equality Scholarship. The article was written by Katheryn Tucker and published 10/23/19.

E. Burch featured in Reuters article appearing in the Daily Mail and on CNBC

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Callaway Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in a Reuters article regarding the Johnson & Johnson baby powder litigation. The article titled "Johnson & Johnson CEO testified baby powder was safe 13 days before FDA bombshell" was written by Chad Terhune, Lisa Girion and Mike Spector and was published on 10/22/19. The article appeared in media outlets across the globe including the Daily Mail and CNBC News