2017 Court News

12/29/17 – JUSTICE GRANT ELECTED TO AMERICAN LAW INSTITUTE

Atlanta, Dec. 29, 2017 – Justice Britt C. Grant of the Supreme Court of Georgia has been elected to the American Law Institute, a national organization that produces scholarly work to clarify, modernize, and improve the law. Justice Grant was one of 44 new members from around the country who were elected to the [...]

12/29/17 – JUSTICE GRANT ELECTED TO AMERICAN LAW INSTITUTE 2017-12-29T11:44:06+00:00

Phone Number Spoofing Alert

Please report any phone call purportedly from the Supreme Court of Georgia that solicits immediate payment or threatens you with arrest. DO NOT send any money. Instead, please contact the Clerk’s Office (404-656-3470) during normal hours of operation (Monday-Friday, 8:30-4:30 p.m.) and speak directly with a staff member. You will not receive a legitimate [...]

Phone Number Spoofing Alert 2017-11-28T11:09:18+00:00

12/6/17 – JUDGE WHITAKER TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE

Atlanta, Dec. 6, 2017– Judge Paige Reese Whitaker of the Fulton County Superior Court has been designated to serve in place of Justice David E. Nahmias in the appeal of Holt v. Ebinger (S18A0052). The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments in the case on Dec. 12, 2017 during its 10:00 a.m. session. [...]

12/6/17 – JUDGE WHITAKER TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE 2017-12-06T15:17:27+00:00

12/6/17 – JUDGE PHELPS TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE

Atlanta, Dec. 6, 2017 – Superior Court Judge R. Chris Phelps of the Northern Judicial Circuit has been designated to serve in place of Justice Britt C. Grant in the appeal of The State v. Davis (S17G1333). The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments in the case on Dec. 11, 2017 during its [...]

12/6/17 – JUDGE PHELPS TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE 2017-12-06T15:03:18+00:00

12/6/17 – JUDGE SMITH TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE

Atlanta, Dec. 6, 2017 – Superior Court Judge Suzanne H. Smith of the Cherokee Judicial Circuit has been designated to serve in place of Justice Nels S. D. Peterson in the appeal of The State v. Davis (S17G1333). The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments in the case on Dec. 11, 2017 during [...]

12/6/17 – JUDGE SMITH TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE 2017-12-06T14:59:41+00:00

10/18/17 – SUPREME COURT TO HOLD SPECIAL SESSION AT UGA LAW SCHOOL

Atlanta, October 18, 2017 – The Supreme Court of Georgia will hold oral arguments at the University of Georgia School of Law in Athens next Tuesday morning, Oct. 24. Court will be held in the law school’s Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom, beginning at 10:30 A.M. Each year the court travels outside Atlanta to hear cases [...]

10/18/17 – SUPREME COURT TO HOLD SPECIAL SESSION AT UGA LAW SCHOOL 2017-10-18T13:47:45+00:00

10/12/17 – JUSTICE HONORED FOR WORK ON CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM

Atlanta, October 12, 2017 – Justice Michael P. Boggs today received the St. Thomas More Award for his leadership in criminal justice reform. The prestigious award is given annually to one or more judges or lawyers who have stood out in their commitment to justice and humanity. Also honored today was Steven Gottlieb, Executive [...]

10/12/17 – JUSTICE HONORED FOR WORK ON CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM 2017-10-12T16:15:42+00:00
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