Alabama on potential collision course with supreme court over gay marriage

Friday, January 30, 2015

Associate Professor Sonja R. West was quoted in a Guardian article regarding her thoughts on Alabama's appeal over a federal judge's ruling that the state's same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional. The article was written by Amanda Holpuch and appeared 1/30/15.


Carlson receives Superior Court Leadership Excellence Award

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Congratulations to Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson, who was recently awarded the Superior Court Leadership Excellence Award in Judicial Education for his presentations at Georgia Superior Court Judges conferences.


Native Northerner talks about South on UGA Founders Day

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Associate Dean and J. Alton Hosch Professor Emeritus Paul M. Kurtz was featured in an Athens Banner-Herald article regarding his lecture for UGA’s annual Founders Day celebration.


Ringhand’s book named Outstanding Academic Title

Friday, January 23, 2015

Congratulations to Hosch Professor Lori A. Ringhand, whose book, Supreme Court Confirmation Hearing and Constitutional Change (with P. Collins), has been named a 2014 Outstanding Academic Title by Choice, a publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries.


Milot’s article cited by United States Tax Court

Friday, January 23, 2015

Associate Professor Lisa Milot’s article “What Are We--Laborers, Factories or Spare Parts? The Tax Treatment of Transfers of Human Body Materials” (67 Washington and Lee Law Review 1053 (2010)) was cited by the United States Tax Court in Perez v. Commissioner, a case concerning the proper taxation of proceeds from egg donation.

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