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Sonja West publishes article in the UCLA Law Review

Monday, May 23, 2011

Associate Professor Sonja R. West has published "Awakening the Press Clause" in 58 UCLA Law Review 1025 (2011).


Law library wins photo contest

Monday, May 23, 2011

Congratulations to members of the Alexander Campbell King Law Library for taking home one first place and two second place prizes in the 2011 American Association of Law Libraries Day in the Life Photo Contest.


Who's Who in Education

Monday, May 23, 2011

Dean Rebecca Hanner White was featured in the Atlanta Business Chronicle's "Who's Who: A guide to the top leaders in education around metro Atlanta" for her work at Georgia Law. The article appeared in the publilcation's May 13th edition


Donald Wilkes' book cited by the U.S. Supreme Court

Monday, May 23, 2011

Professor Donald E. Wilkes Jr.'s 4-volume State Postconviction Remedies and Relief Handbook was cited in a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in the case of Wall v. Kholi, 131 U.S. 1278 (2011). The court referenced Wilkes' book when discussing the issue of characterizing a motion to reduce the sentence as a "collateral" or "postconviction" remedy.


Eight members of the Georgia Law community promoted

Monday, May 23, 2011

Congratulations to the following Georgia Law faculty who earned promotions this year: Peter A. Appel, Lori A. Ringhand and Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge were named full professors; Harlan G. Cohen, Fazal Khan and Sonja R. West are now associate professors; and Sharon Bradley and Maureen Cahill have been promoted to Librarian IV.

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