Silver Gavel Awards
State Bar of Georgia
The Silver Gavel Award is presented annually to journalists in Georgia in recognition of excellence in legal reporting. I was recognized on three occasions:
- 1980 - For coverage of the bank fraud trial of a
former state senator.
- 1981 - For the coverage of a trial of a major criminal conspiracy to exchange firearms and explosives for drugs.
- 1984 - For coverage of a trial of a conspiracy to control cocaine and marijuana importation into eastern Georgia.