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Reaves presents at 7th International Conference of the Training of the Judiciary

Monday, November 30, 2015

Executive Director of the Institute of Continuing Judicial Education of Georgia Richard D. Reaves presented on the topic of "Continuing Education for Judges" at the 7th International Conference of the Training of the Judiciary in Brazil during November.

Georgia stresses treatment for pregnant drug users

Monday, November 30, 2015

Associate Professor Andrea L. Dennis was quoted in The Augusta Chronicle regarding her thoughts on treating substance abuse issues for pregnant women and a public health model targeting the variables that contribute to increased drug use. The article was written by Leigh Beeson and published 11/30/15.

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Carlson's book cited twice by Georgia Court of Appeals

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson's book Carlson on Evidence: Comparing the Georgia and Federal Rules (with M. Carlson) was cited twice by Georgia Court of Appeals. The court used the book to help determine whether evidence used to convict a man was unduly prejudicial under rules of evidence in Silvey v. State. It also was referenced three times in Gaskin v. State to address the proper form of questions to determine a criminal defendant's reputation for truthfulness.

UGA Alumni Association announces seventh annual Bulldog 100 list; eight Georgia Law grads named

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

The University of Georgia Alumni Association has released the 2016 Bulldog 100. This annual program recognizes the fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni. Eight Georgia Law alumni and alumnae made the list, including: Robert B. "Rob" Brannen Jr. (J.D.'86), Glen M. Darbyshire (J.D.'84), Leamon R. "Lea" Holliday III (J.D.'70), Kathleen Horne (J.D.'76), Benjamin Hirsch "B.H." Levy Jr. (J.D.73) and Melanie M. Marks (J.D.'84) for Bouhan Falligant; Todd H. Stanton (J.D.'02) for Stanton Law; and Megan K. Ouzts (J.D.'05) for The Spotted Trotter.

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Eaton's article cited by Supreme Court of Georgia

Monday, November 23, 2015

Hosch Professor of Law Emeritus Thomas A. Eaton's article "Who Owes How Much? Developments in Apportionment and Joint and Several Liability Under O.C.G.A. § 51-12-33" (64 Mercer Law Review 15 (2012)) was cited by the Supreme Court of Georgia in its opinion on Walker v. Tensor Machinery.