Alumni in the News
Georgia Law graduates are often the focus of news stories appearing in a variety of media outlets.
In the News
Third-year law student Jennifer Newport-Nix was quoted in The Red and Black regarding "The Benefits of Diversity for White Students" lecture during February. The keynote speaker was Loyola Law School professor Robert Garda. The article was written by Yetunde Ogunsakin and appeared on 2/3/12.
Distinguished Research Professor and Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein was quoted by TaxAnalysts.com regarding a recent lecture he gave on lessons states can learn from the federal estate tax phaseout. The article was written by Amy Hamilton and appeared on 2/6/12.
First-year law student Antoinette A. Newberry was quoted in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding changes to the HOPE Scholarship. The article was written by Lee Shearer and appeared on 1/28/12.
Professor Donald E. Wilkes Jr. was quoted in the Argus Leader regarding a bill a prosecutor has introduced to the South Dakota Senate that puts a cap on how often indigent defendants can argue that their court-appointed lawyers are ineffective, and the time frame in which they can make that claim. The article was written by Steve Young and appeared on 1/22/12.
Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann was quoted in the Los Angeles Times regarding the international laws of warfare. The article was written by Carol J. Williams and appeared on 1/15/12.