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UGA Law Receives Big Gifts for Scholarship and Professorship

Monday, October 12, 2015

Carter Chair in Tort and Insurance Law Emeritus R. Perry Sentell Jr. and Chair of Law Emeritus Verner F. Chaffin were featured in the Daily Report regarding two major gifts to Georgia Law to fund a scholarship and professorship. Georgia Law received $500,000 from an anonymous donor to establish a scholarship fund for Perry and $1 million from the Chaffin family to create a professorship in his name. The article was written by Meredith Hobbs and published 10/9/15.

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Chapman publishes on the 14th Amendment as part of Interactive Constitution Project

Friday, October 9, 2015

Assistant Professor Nathan S. Chapman published "The Fourteenth Amendment Due Process Clause" and "Substantive Due Process: Text, History, Experience" as part of the National Constitution Center's Interactive Constitution Project, which pairs scholars from across the legal and philosophical spectrum to explore the meaning of each provision of the Constitution. Chapman's co-author of the first piece was New York University Law School's Kenji Yoshino.

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Chapman presents on the due process of war

Friday, October 9, 2015

Assistant Professor Nathan S. Chapman presented "Due Process of War" at the Wake Forest University School of Law during October.

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Baradaran speaks at National Press Club on her book "How the Other Half Banks"

Friday, October 9, 2015

In honor of Harvard University Press' release of Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran's book "How the Other Half Banks," there was a breakfast discussion on America's banking system held at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., that featured: Simon Johnson, professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management; Lisa Donner, the executive director of Americans for Financial Reform; David Dayen, journalist; and Baradaran. Discussions centered on the complexities of the American banking system and the potential solution of postal banking.

Congressmen Rally to Open Supreme Court to Cameras

Friday, October 9, 2015

Associate Professor Sonja R. West was mentioned in an article on U.S. News & World Report regarding photographs taken of a Supreme Court hearing. The article was written by Steven Nelson and published 10/8/15.