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Continued Holding of Mentally Ill Inmate Raises Legal Questions

Friday, July 5, 2013

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding procedures pertaining to people with mental illness in the judicial system. The article was written by Andria Simmons and appeared on 7/5/13.

Arab Rappers Are Landing in Jail for Lyrics--Kind of Like American Rappers

Thursday, July 4, 2013

Associate Professor Andrea L. Dennis was quoted in The Atlantic regarding how American rap artists and their lyrics are portrayed in court. The article was written by Erik Nielson and appeared on 7/1/13.

Tribune Deal Reminds Us of Banks' Power

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Assistant Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was quoted in The Street regarding the laws separating banking and commerce. The article was written by Dan Freed and appeared on 7/1/13.

Alumnus Jere Morehead installed as UGA's 22nd president

Monday, July 1, 2013

Jere Morehead, a 1980 graduate of Georgia Law, became UGA's 22nd president on July1. He has stated that his top priorities will include: focusing on the university's upcoming capital fundraising campaign, increasing the number of need-based scholarships and playing a larger role in the economic development of Georgia.

Prop 8 Deferral Delays

Monday, July 1, 2013

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann was interviewed on WUGA-TV regarding the Supreme Court overturning the Defense of Marriage Act and the impact the ruling could have on Georgia residents. The interview was conducted by Jason Flynn and aired on 6/28/13.