Below is an archive of the School of Law’s media mentions dating back to 2002. If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact the Office of Communications and Public Relations at (706) 542-5172 or To view the law school’s current list of media mentions, please visit our In the News page.

Submissions from 2012

Judge imposes harsh sanctions on Norcross drug treatment facility, (November 9, 2012)

Was it self-defense or murder?, (October 29, 2012)

Obama's and Romney's tax plans: What do they mean for states?, (October 24, 2012)

On the money: Law school fundraiser makes alumni feel proud to give, (October 18, 2012)

Let's get ready to rumble, (October 10, 2012)

Fighting for justice, (October 9, 2012)

Smile for the camera, (October 3, 2012)

Surprising level of acquittals found in pro se criminal cases, (September 28, 2012)

Soldier's testimony key against militia, (September 20, 2012)

In murder case, RICO charges intrigue defense lawyers, (September 6, 2012)

Pradaxa faces mountain of claims, including from TN men, (September 4, 2012)

Bankruptcies decline, but not due to economy, (September 3, 2012)

Illegal immagrants seeking relief from deportation can apply Wednesday, (August 30, 2012)

State must pay seasonal unemployment, (August 15, 2012)

Erica Hashimoto participates in panel on Stand Your Ground self-defense laws, (August 14, 2012)

'Meaningful' Prohibition: Mental disability in Georgia capital cases, (August 6, 2012)

NAACP wants 'stand your ground' provisions applied in Cobb murder case, (July 26, 2012)

Leftover funds to go to Ga. law scholarships, (July 17, 2012)

Georgia pushes for ID checks after Arizona decision, (July 14, 2012)

When rap lyrics stand trial, (July 5, 2012)

Recent Athens incidents show people more ready to defend selves, property, (July 2, 2012)

WSB Legal Expert: Health law could come down to one vote, (June 28, 2012)

What the Supreme Court's immagration rulings mean for Georgia, (June 26, 2012)

Key parts of Georgia Law see little action, (June 25, 2012)

Asian immigration outspaces hispanics, (June 21, 2012)

PepsiCo names Larry Thompson Executive Vice President, Government Affairs, (June 20, 2012)

UGA presidential search committee formed, (June 18, 2012)

DOT denies KKK request to 'Adopt-A-Highway', (June 14, 2012)

Legal expert: Accused Athens cop-killer's incompetency bid destined to fail, (June 11, 2012)

Surrency inducted into AALL Hall of Fame, (June 11, 2012)

Deal gets short list for next state Supreme Court justice, (June 4, 2012)

Hillel Y. Levin publishes article in Tablet Magazine, (May 30, 2012)

Sneiderman battle recalls 1989 Krause saga, (May 29, 2012)

A guide to metro Altanta's education leaders, (May 18, 2012)

New evidence released in Trayvon Martin case may complicate public debate, (May 18, 2012)

Why Obama's words didn't go far enough, (May 14, 2012)

Accused Golden Pantry clerk's killer claims indictment unconstitutional, (May 11, 2012)

Deportation cases halted, but illegal immagrants lives on hold, (May 9, 2012)

Georgia's stand your ground law, (May 9, 2012)

Rossville man to argue his case before Georgia Supreme Court, (May 9, 2012)

20 years after corporate sentencing guidelines, not enough credit for compliance, (May 4, 2012)

The Issue: Advancing business integrity through coroporate compliance, (May 1, 2012)

Law expert: Outside judge might bring order to Hood case, (April 30, 2012)

Case against APS teacher continued until tape confession is produced, (April 26, 2012)

Watler Hellerstein testifies before U.S. Senate, (April 26, 2012)

Zimmerman 'sorry' for Trayvon Martin's death, (April 26, 2012)

Florida-Georgia moot court returns this year, (April 24, 2012)

Attorney: New Black Panther leader denied probable cause hearing, (April 20, 2012)

Law students adopt Law Hawk as mascot, (April 20, 2012)

No Taxes, No Travel: Why the IRS wants the right to seize your passport, (April 18, 2012)

APS hearing continued on teacher accused of coaching students, (April 17, 2012)

Disaster recalled, (April 12, 2012)

Teens mete out justice in new Athens Peer Court, (April 12, 2012)

Trayvon Martin case | Georgians react to Zimmerman's arrest, (April 12, 2012)

Judge: World Court is 'potent force' for peace, (April 9, 2012)

On Supreme Court's Affordable Care Act, (April 4, 2012)

Food carts show potential beyond hot dogs, (April 2, 2012)

"Stand your ground law" in effect in Georgia more than 100 years, (April 2, 2012)

Fazal Khan participates in ACS online symposium, (March 30, 2012)

Canton on 'environmental justice hospitals' list; City leaders skeptical on firm's findings, (March 28, 2012)

Healthcare reform: The legal arguments, (March 28, 2012)

Coca-Cola GC Leslie Turner on In-House Relationships and Responsibilities, (March 27, 2012)

In the healthcare case, orphans get parents, (March 27, 2012)

Advancing legal education in Bhutan, (March 22, 2012)

A right to peace and quiet at home - for a 'certain' few, (March 22, 2012)

Big ups, downs in legal battles, (March 14, 2012)

Communications professionals win awards for their PR efforts, (March 14, 2012)

Analysis: Observers say no one is getting soft on crime, (March 13, 2012)

UGA graduate programs ranked well by U.S. News and World Reports, (March 13, 2012)

Youth volunteers complete training for Athens first teen court, (March 13, 2012)

Advocates hopefull, want supreme court to reject life without parole for juveniles, (March 12, 2012)

Attorneys to argue dozens of motions in accused Athens cop-killer case, (March 12, 2012)

Justices to weight foreigner's lawsuits, (March 6, 2012)

Courts ponder arbitrator settlement after Minnesota AG settlement with NAF, (February 29, 2012)

Making Partner: It's different now, (February 22, 2012)

Venezualan basketball team uses Univ. super-G symbol, (February 21, 2012)

Health-care case tests Supreme Court's ban on live broadcast, (February 10, 2012)

Judicial ethics reform on horizon, (February 7, 2012)

Loyola Law School professor argues for diversity in interest of whites in University lectrue, (February 7, 2012)

Hellerstein: Federal Estate Tax Phaseout a Cautionary Tale for States, (February 6, 2012)

HOPE changes may mean fewer women, minorities at UGA, (January 31, 2012)

Attorney general for limits on death penalty appeals, (January 23, 2012)

Sex education guidelines generate discussion, (January 17, 2012)

Warfare changed, but laws did not, (January 17, 2012)

Federal judge nominees for N. Ga. district turned back, (January 11, 2012)

Georgia museum receives major collection, (January 11, 2012)

Revisiting Professional Development for a Changing Profession, (January 11, 2012)

Submissions from 2011

Disquiet builds nationwide over police flash-bang use, (December 13, 2011)

Could downtown Athens zoning change stop Walmart?, (December 12, 2011)

Laney-Walker overlay district travels rocky road, (December 12, 2011)

A-C Commission's racial makeup called into question, (December 6, 2011)

Amazon's Special Deals with States Unconstitutional, Law Profs Say, (December 5, 2011)

Global Policy for Climate Change, (December 5, 2011)

Experts say health care reform is constitutional, but will Supreme Court agree?, (November 28, 2011)

Three men face racketeering counts in gambling case, (November 28, 2011)

Advocates say state's sex abuse reporting law should be broadened, (November 23, 2011)

Private Markets Offer Valuable Service but Little Disclosure, (November 23, 2011)

Alien Tort Claims Act, (November 14, 2011)

Suspect in Clayton deputy's killing can't get death penalty, prosecutor says, (November 14, 2011)

Cobb EMC members see opportunity for change in board elections, (November 11, 2011)