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Smith named president-elect of the Association for Law, Property and Society

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Martin Chair of Law James C. "Jim" Smith was mentioned in Columns for his appointment as the new president-elect of the Association for Law, Property and Society. He will serve as the organization’s president from 2015-2016. The membership organization is for scholars doing interdisciplinary legal scholarship on all aspects of property law and policy. The article was published 10/6/14.


Eleventh Circuit Court case could have major impact on Georgia case

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Associate Professor Hillel Y. Levin was featured in Ga Voice regarding his thoughts on the Supreme Court’s decision not to rule on the issue of same-sex marriage. The article was written by Patrick Saunders and appeared 10/7/14.


Georgia congressman, law professors join debate over immigration

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Assistant Professor Jason A. Cade was quoted in the Atlanta Journal Constitution regarding a letter to President Barack Obama that he and 135 other law professors signed this month, outlining the president’s executive authority to exercise discretion in his approach to immigration enforcement. The article was written by Jeremy Redmon and appeared 9/30/14.


Conference to focus on legal and political issues facing Georgia

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

The University of Georgia School of Law will host the Fourth Annual Georgia Association of Law & Politics Symposium Oct. 17 from 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hal. The event will include three panel sessions and a lunchtime keynote address by GreenLaw Executive Director Stephanie Stuckey Benfield (J.D.'92). Seating is limited. Preregistration is encouraged before Oct. 14.


Probes into Toddler Hurt by Grenade, Ferguson Shooting Similar

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Atlanta Journal Constitution regarding his thoughts on giving grand juries more responsibility in regard to determining whether charges should be brought against police departments.

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