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Georgia Law finishes strong in national civil rights moot court competition

Monday, October 14, 2013

Congratulations to third-year law students Ellen R. Clarke and Constance A. Parks for making it to the semifinal rounds of the Emory National Civil Rights and Liberties Moot Court Competition. Additionally, third-year law students Allison L. Hill and Antoinette A. Newberry took home the trophy for the best brief and finished as quarterfinalists.


Best Value Law Schools

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Georgia Law was once again recognized as a “Best Value Law School” by The National Jurist magazine. The school placed 11th in the publication’s annual ranking that looks at which schools across the nation offer students the best investment in their future. The magazine analyzes tuition, cost of living expenses, bar passage rates, debt accumulation and employment success.


Conference to look at the overlap of law and politics in the state of Georgia

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Georgia Law will present the Third Annual Georgia Association of Law and Politics Symposium Oct. 25 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall. Through three panel sessions, this year’s conference will focus on challenges faced by women in politics, Georgia’s new juvenile justice code and the federal judicial nomination process. Additionally, former governor and 1972 Georgia Law alumnus Roy E. Barnes will deliver the noon keynote address. Preregistration is required.


For Now, No War Crimes Charges Against Syrian Regime

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Woodruff Chair Diane Marie Amann was quoted in an NPR story regarding potential war crimes charges being brought against President Assad's regime in Syria. The story aired 10/8/13.


Georgia public defenders say lack of parity hinders justice

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Georgia Law was featured in the Daily Report regarding the daylong conference "Honoring Gideon's Promise, Rallying Gideon's Army" held at the law school during October. The conference marked the 50th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Gideon v. Wainwright.

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