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Amann presents Children and the Women, Peace and Security Agenda

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann presented on “Children and the Women, Peace and Security Agenda” at an event virtually hosted by the Transitional Justice Institute at the University of Ulster in Northern Ireland. The presentation was her contribution to a year-long series on women, peace and security titled "WPS@20: Reflecting on Twenty Years of Women, Peace and Security at the UN Security Council."

Florida-Georgia moot court going virtual

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

The School of Law was featured in the Jacksonville Daily Record regarding the annual Florida/Georgia-Hulsey/Gambrell Moot Court Competition being held virtually this year at 9:30 a.m. on Oct. 30. The competition will be livestreamed on the Smith Hulsey & Busey YouTube channel and via Facebook Live. The article was written by Max Marbut and published 10/28/20.

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Cook presents on policing

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Hosch Professor Julian A. Cook III presented on "Race, Class, Policing, and the Constitution" as part of a George Washington Law Review Symposium titled "Addressing the Crisis in Policing Today: Race, Masculinity, and Police Use of Force in America" held in October. 

Pernini and Shapiro win best brief award at national moot court competition

Monday, October 26, 2020

Congratulations to third-year students Taylor E. Pernini and Jake A. Shapiro for winning the Best Respondent Brief Award and finishing as semifinalists in the 11th Billings, Exum & Frye National Moot Court Competition. A second UGA team comprised of third-year students Emily Hanson and Chandler Brooks also represented the law school in this tournament that fielded 48 teams. Advocacy Director Kellie Casey said both teams' excellent performance resulted from dedicated faculty members and alumni/alumnae who helped to prepare them, including faculty member Anna White Howard. A special thanks also goes to the law firm Epps, Holloway, DeLoach & Hoipkemier for hosting our teams for the virtual competition due to previously scheduled campus wide IT network maintenance and for their ongoing support of the school's advocacy program. 

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West presents at Yale's Access and Accountability conference

Monday, October 26, 2020

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West presented on "Zoom Justice and the Future of Court Access" as part of the Yale Law School Information Society Project conference titled "Access and Accountability 2020: Lessons of the Current Moment" during October.