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Rowberry: Steps to Protecting Cultural Heritage from Disaster

If a major metropolitan area such as downtown Atlanta suddenly got hit with a natural disaster like the tornado that whipped through the city in 2008, would cities be able to recreate or remember cultural heritage, such as historical buildings, artifacts and other relics of the past?

“Cultural heritage around the world faces numerous disasters… more »

Author Temple Grandin: Develop Strengths in Treating Autism

“When I was young, I thought everybody processed information the way I did. I didn’t know I was different,” said best-selling author Temple Grandin, professor of animal sciences at Colorado State University and an autism advocate. “I was not allowed to become a recluse.”

Diagnosed with autism at the age of 4 when… more »

Class of 2014 Finishes Strong on Bar Exam

Swearing-In Ceremony 8 a.m. Friday, Nov. 21: Georgia State University Student Center Ballroom R.S.V.P.: By 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7., to Vickie Dye

Georgia State University College of Law’s Class of 2014 posted strong bar results with a passage rate of 92 percent for first-time takers of the July exam, well ahead… more »

Davis (J.D. ’02) Helps Organize Community Event

Mawuli Davis (J.D. ’02)

Daily Report, Oct. 24, 2014

Activist Lawyer Organizes Event to Develop Community Responses to Police Brutality

Mawuli Davis (J.D. ’02) helped a broad coalition of African-American bar associations and community groups organize a conference to address police brutality… more »

New Legal Clinic To Help Veterans at Georgia State University

Georgia State University’s Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) department, representatives of the State Bar of Georgia’s Military and Veterans Law Section and the College of Law will start a new legal clinic this month for more than 800 veterans enrolled at the university.

Roy Sobelson, associate dean for academic affairs… more »

Bratton (J.D. ’03) Appointed by Gov. Deal

Shawn Bratton (J.D. ’03) 

The Daily Report, Aug. 13, 2014

Governor Appoints Gwinnett County State Court Judge

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Gwinnett Daily Post, Aug. 13, 2014

Local Attorney Appointed as Gwinnett State Court Judge 

Gov. Nathan Deal appointed… more »

 
State judicial elections 2014: Conservatives failed to stack supreme courts with Republican justices. via @GeorgiaStateLaw 1 day ago