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U.S. Supreme Court's ruling gives muscle to Confrontation Clause

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Associate Professor Erica J. Hashimoto was quoted in Lawyers USA regarding U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor emerging as the new swing vote in court decisions. The article was written by Kimberly Atkins and appeared on 7/11/11.


Cobb DA to try imprisoned killer in 32-year-old crime

Monday, July 11, 2011

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding a 32-year-old crime now being tried by Cobb County District Attorney Pat Head. The article was written by Rhonda Cook and appeared on 7/8/11.


District attorneys weigh indictments in APS cheating case

Monday, July 11, 2011

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding the recent Atlanta Public Schools system testing scandal, which is now being reviewed by three local district attorneys who will decide if the scandal is criminal. The article was written by Bill Rankin and appeared on 7/9/11.


Georgia Law welcomes seven new faculty members

Friday, July 8, 2011

Georgia Law is pleased to welcome its newest faculty members who will begin teaching in Athens this fall - Diane Marie Amann from the University of California at Davis, former U.S. Deputy Attorney General and former PepsiCo senior executive Larry D. Thompson, Joseph S. Miller from the Lewis & Clark Law School, Elizabeth Weeks Leonard from the University of Kansas, Elizabeth Chamblee Burch from Florida State University, Jaime L. Dodge from Harvard Law School and Thomas V. Burch from Florida State University.


Ex-Gwinnett commissioner's bribery indictment dismissed

Friday, July 8, 2011

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding state laws surrounding special grand juries. The article was written by Andria Simmons and appeared on 7/7/11.

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