I am glad that I made the decision to attend Georgia State Law, and stay in the city, where everything and everyone I need is within minutes from me. I was reminded of what a privilege it is to be here close to my family last week. Earlier this month, I attended my younger… more »
Everyday, I wear more than one hat; I am a law student, an MBA student, and a mediator. And, I switch roles without even having to drive anywhere and move my car from T Deck once, thereby saving on time, gas and parking. Winning! I am only able to do so, because of the opportunities… more »
There are certain features of 85 Park Place that one can easily draw comparisons to those of the wizarding school in the Harry Potter universe.
Library Restricted Section – I can’t walk past the Rare Book Room on the Fifth Floor without immediately thinking of the Restricted Section of the Hogwarts library. I’m… more »
85 Park Place Wins Award of Merit The Engineering News-Record recognized the new building for Construction and Design Excellence.
Georgia State University College of Law opened the doors of its new building on June 22. Built by McCarthy Building Companies, 85 Park Place has received notable attention from students, faculty and the Atlanta community… more »
In law school, Madison Burnett (J.D. ’09) led a campaign to help refugee women have safe births. That passion for helping others led the National Law Students for Reproductive Justice Chapter to honor her with its 2015 Outstanding Alumni award.
She started the Law Students for Reproductive Justice Chapter at Georgia State University College… more »
With school back in session and as students attempt to successfully navigate the new building, there remains one burning and important question – where can I get a decent cup of coffee? As tasked with hard-hitting journalistic quandaries such as this, I took it upon myself to have a cup of law school… more »
The Conversation, August 18, 2015
ATLANTA – Recently issued new Internal Revenue Service (IRS) rules for tax-exempt, typically nonprofit, hospitals designed to help protect patients from health care financial burdens are inadequate and need further legal reform, Georgia State University College of Law Assistant Professor Erin C. Fuse Brown says.
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Monday, Aug. 17, is fast approaching and pretty soon students, old and new, will be walking through the doors of 85 Park Place for the first time. We were lucky enough to get a sneak peek of the building, and are so excited for everyone else to get here.
For starters, the place smells like… more »
The right to a jury trial serves as the foundation of the American criminal justice system. The Sixth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution guarantees the right to an impartial jury in criminal prosecutions. The Constitution does not define “impartiality,” but the U.S. Supreme Court has held that a jury must be drawn from a… more »