Tanya Washington, associate professor at Georgia State University College of Law, addressed how racial bias and profiling operate in the child welfare system to the detriment of black children, black families and the black community during a July 29 National Bar Association panel to discuss racial profiling.
Tanya Washington, associate professor at Georgia State University College of Law, will join civil rights notables, the Revs. Al Sharpton and Jesse L. Jackson Sr., during the keynote event at the National Bar Association’s annual conference in Atlanta.
The Presidential Showcase Panel, from 2 to 4 p.m. today, also features Sherrilyn Ifill, director of the… more »
State laws authorize termination of parental rights and removal of children based upon evidence of abuse and neglect and determinations of parental fitness. Cases of abuse and neglect are subject to adjudication by juvenile… more »
In May, Georgia State University College of Law Professor Doug Yarn conducted mediation training for law students at Bahcesehir University in Istanbul. The timing of his training coincides with Turkey’s recent adoption of new laws for mediation and restorative justice in both minor criminal matters and civil disputes.
In January, Georgia State University College of Law Ben F. Johnson Chair and Professor of Law Julian Juergensmeyer spent a week learning about the technical and theoretical aspects of property law and policy in Cuba with Tulane University Law School’s intersession program.
With his expertise of land use planning law, property law, comparative land use… more »
Ryan Rowberry, assistant professor of law with Georgia State University College of Law, co-wrote Historic Preservation Law in a Nutshell (West Publishing, 2014) with Sara Bronin, professor of law and faculty director of Center for Energy and Environmental Law at the University of Connecticut.