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West receives best media law and policy article award from AEJMC

Monday, August 7, 2017

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West has been selected for the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication Stonecipher Award for 2017, which recognizes the best media law and policy article published during the previous year. She was honored for her article "The 'Press' Then and Now." published in 77 Ohio State Law Journal 49 (2016).

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Amann appointed to University of Georgia Press editorial board

Friday, August 4, 2017

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann has been appointed to a three-year term on the editorial board of the University of Georgia Press, which publishes "outstanding works of scholarship and literature by scholars and writers throughout the world."  

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.

Amann featured in Vox

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann was featured in Vox regarding her thoughts on the potential legal implications of news reports stating President Donald Trump instructed his son to release a statement on his meeting with a Russian lawyer. The article titled "I asked 12 legal experts if the latest Trump-Russia news showed obstruction of justice" was written by Sean Illing 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.