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West receives Haiman Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Freedom of Expression

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Professor Sonja R. West has received the National Communication Association’s 2016 Franklyn S. Haiman Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Freedom of Expression. The award is given annually to an NCA member who has authored outstanding published research on freedom of expression over the prior three years. West was recognized for her article “Press Exceptionalism” published in 127 Harvard Law Review 2434 (2014).


Cade featured in the Dalton Daily Citizen

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Assistant Professor Jason Cade was featured in the Dalton Daily Citizen regarding his thoughts on immigration policy. The article titled “Trump’s twists cause undecided voters to stop, pause” was written by Jill Nolin and published 9/21/16.


Georgia Law to host international humanitarian law conference

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

The University of Georgia School of Law will host a conference titled “Humanity’s Common Heritage” focusing on the International Committee of the Red Cross’ 2016 Commentary on the First Geneva Convention. It will be held Sept. 23 in the school’s Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. During the daylong event, there will be a public plenary that will include a keynote address by Jean-Marie Henckaerts, legal adviser to the International Committee of the Red Cross, as well as expert panel discussions. Afternoon programing will consist of closed workshop sessions.


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Ringhand delivers keynote at BYU's Supreme Court Review

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Hosch Professor Lori A. Ringhand delivered the keynote address at the Brigham Young University Law School's Supreme Court Review held in conjunction with Constitution Day. Her talk focused on Merrick Garland's pending nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court. 


Baradaran featured in NerdWallet

Monday, September 19, 2016

Hosch Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was featured in NerdWallet regarding her thoughts on postal banking. The article titled "Post Office Banking: An Old Idea Getting New Life" was written by Amber Murakami-Fester and was published 9/16/16.

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