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OPBP Publishes Report on Life Imprisonment

Olivia Flasch 5th September 2016

OPBP is delighted to publish a Report on the imposition of life sentences that well exceed the life expectancy of the convicted person. It contains a comparative analysis of nine jurisdictions, and asks four questions: 1) how is an individual sentenced in each jurisdiction, 2) what restrictions are there on sentencing to life imprisonment, 3) what are the […]

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Oxford Centre for Criminology: 50th Anniversary Summer Conference

admin 4th March 2016

The Oxford Centre for Criminology invites you to the 50th Anniversary Summer Conference, ‘Contemporary Dilemmas in Criminal Justice,’ which is being held on 4 June 2016 from 9:15am to 6:00pm in the Andrew Wiles Building, Woodstock Road, Oxford. This conference will bring together MPs, QCs, senior police, and many high-profile keynote figures from criminal justice […]

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Centre for Criminology One Day Conference: Wrongful Conviction and the Death Penalty: The Inevitability of Error?

admin 15th October 2014

The Oxford Centre for Criminology is hosting a one day conference on ‘Wrongful Conviction and the Death Penalty: the inevitability of error?’ on 5 November, from 11.30, at the Maths Institute. Please see http://www.crim.ox.ac.uk/event=13255 for more information, including a programme. As we are catering for this event (free lunch!), we’d like you to sign up at the […]

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Draft Modern Slavery Bill

admin 17th April 2014

Associate Professor Liora Lazarus was invited to submit evidence to the Joint Parliamentary Committee on the Draft Modern Slavery Bill on 11 February 2014. The Committee was particularly concerned to hear about the human rights implications of the preventive orders proposed in the Bill. While welcoming the extent to which the Act met the positive […]

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