Does the First Amendment provide special protection for the media – or the same protection for all speakers?

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Associate Professor Sonja R. West was featured in the Washington Post regarding a debate organized by the Federalist Society between West and UCLA School of Law Professor Eugene Volokh.


Georgia landowners fight eminent domain over pipeline

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Smith Professor Peter A. Appel was quoted in Marketplace Business regarding his thoughts on a company’s use of eminent domain in order to construct a fuel pipeline on the Georgia coast.


UGA Law Prof Pushes US Senators for Misdemeanor Right to Counsel

Friday, May 15, 2015

Associate Dean and Post Professor Erica J. Hashimoto was quoted in the Daily Report regarding her testimony at the U.S. Senate Judicial Committee hearing on the constitutional rights of indigents charged with misdemeanors. The article was written by R. Robin McDonald and published 5/14/15.


Bipartisan support in Washington for reform of misdemeanor courts

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Associate Dean and Post Professor Erica J. Hashimoto was quoted in the Augusta Chronicle regarding her thoughts on civil rights violations in low-level criminal courts. The article was written by Sandy Hodson and published 5/13/15.


Gwinnett DA over-reaches on Sheriff Hill shooting statement

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding his thoughts on a Georgia law that requires arrest warrants for law enforcement officers or educators to be issued by a superior, state or probate court judge. The article was written by Nancy Badertscher and April Hunt and published 5/6/15.

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