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Veterans Legal Clinic hosts virtual clinic on pandemic issues

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

The School of Law’s Veterans Legal Clinic held a virtual event on Saturday, July 11, that connect veterans in 15 counties surrounding Athens with volunteer attorneys for information and quick advice on legal issues arising from the coronavirus pandemic. This Virtual Clinic was held on Zoom.

Appellate Litigation Clinic featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Monday, July 6, 2020

The Appellate Litigation Clinic was featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding its role in the case Edward Williams v. DeKalb County et al. The article titled "Judge recuses himself from DeKalb commission pay raise lawsuit" was written by Tyler Estep and published 7/2/20.

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Levin publishes article in the William & Mary Law Review

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Smith Professor Hillel Y. Levin published  "Private Schools' Role and Rights in Setting Vaccination Policy: A Constitutional and Statutory Puzzle" in 61 William & Mary Law Review 1607 (2020).

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Carlson's book cited by Georgia Court of Appeals

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson's book Carlson on Evidence (with M. Carlson) was recently cited by the Georgia Court of Appeals in the case Sherrod v. StateThis citation, relating to the point that a defendant's prior acts of domestic violence are admissible in a subsequent prosecution of the accused, marks the 50th Georgia appellate court decision wherein the courts utilized Carlson's book to resolve evidentiary issues.

Amann publishes article in Just Security

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann published "I help children in armed conflict. The President is forcing me to stop." in Just Security on 6/29/20. In her capacity as the International Criminal Court prosecutor’s special adviser on children in and affected by armed conflict, she wrote the article regarding President Trump's executive order relating to the ICC.