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Lawmaker wants Georgia to nix federal laws

Friday, February 15, 2013

Assistant Professor Logan E. Sawyer III was quoted in the Rome News-Tribune regarding courts serving as the only option for states to resolve issues regarding federal laws they don't agree with. The article was written by Walter C. Jones and appeared on 2/15/13.


Georgia Law alumnus Jere Morehead named president of the University of Georgia; White to be on transition team

Friday, February 15, 2013

Jere Morehead (J.D.'80), senior vice president for Academic Affairs and provost at the University of Georgia, was named as the 22nd president of UGA by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia. Morehead will assume his new post on July 1, 2013. Georgia Law Dean Rebecca Hanner White has been named to his transition advisory committee.


John McNeil to leave jail Tuesday

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding the unusual outcome of a judge accepting a guilty plea of voluntary manslaughter in the McNeil case. The article was written by Rhonda Cook and appeared on 2/12/13.


Judson wins Beaird Closing Argument Competition

Monday, February 11, 2013

Congratulations to first-year law student Whitney T. Judson for winning the 2013 J. Ralph Beaird 1L Closing Argument Mock Trial Tournament. Congratulations also to runner-up George S. Ray and to all of the other competitors for a job well done.

 


Randy Beck publishes article in the McGeorge Law Review

Monday, February 11, 2013

Marshall Chair of Constitutional Law Randy Beck has published "State Interests and the Duration of Abortion Rights" in 44 McGeorge Law Review 31 (2013).

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