Attorney general argues for limits on death penalty appeals

Monday, January 23, 2012

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.


Sex education guidelines generate discussion

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Associate Professor Fazal Khan was quoted in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding the newly proposed sexual education guidelines for schools. The article was written by Erin France and appeared on 1/16/12.


Warfare changed, but laws did not

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

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.


Georgia museum receives major collection

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Sibley Professor Larry D. Thompson was featured in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution for donating, along with his wife, a prominent collection of works by African-American artists to the Georgia Museum of Art. The two have also funded an endowment to support a new curatorial position at the museum, titled the Larry D. and Brenda A. Thompson Curator of the African Diaspora. The article was written by Howard Pousner and appeared on 1/5/12.


Federal judge nominees for N. Ga. district turned back

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Fulton County Daily Report regarding nominations for posts on the Atlanta federal judicial bench that were sent back to the White House for review. The article was written by R. Robin McDonald and appeared on 1/5/12.

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