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Amicus-US Death Penalty Training Session

admin 25th October 2016

The sessions will include: powerful talks by exonerees who have each spent several years on death row; lectures by academics and capital defence experts, including current US practitioners, about the history and current use of the death penalty, and the human rights implications of the same; and interactive investigation and interview workshops Attendance at training […]

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Law and Ethics in Kazuo Ishiguro’s Never Let Me Go

admin 24th October 2016

The TORCH Fiction and Human Rights network are hosting, along with the Medical Law and Ethics Discussion Group (Faculty of Law) ‘Law and Ethics in Kazuo Ishiguro’s Never Let Me Go (2005)’. Introductory presentations by Michelle Kelly (English and Imogen Goold (Law) followed by extensive audience discussion. All are welcome, and a free sandwich lunch […]

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Call for Applications-Herbet Smith Freehills Oxford Disability Mooting

admin 21st October 2016

Call for Applications – Herbert Smith Freehills Oxford Disability Mooting Championship 2016 is now open! Please Note – There has been a change to the eligibility rules. The competition is now open to both matriculated students of the University of Oxford and visiting students at the University of Oxford. This exciting Mooting Championship will take […]

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OxHRH Submission to the JCHR Now Published

admin 20th October 2016

Under the auspicies of the Oxford Human Rights Hub, Professor Sandra Fredman, Director of the OxHRH and Rhodes Professor of the Laws of the British Commonwealth and the USA; Professor  Alan Bogg, Professor Labour Law; Alison Young, Professor of Public Law and Dr Meghan Campbell, Deputy-Director of the OxHRH and Weston Junior Research Fellow have […]

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OxHRH and OxHRH Associate Recognized as Top 50 Human Rights Tweeters

admin 19th October 2016

The OxHRH and OxHRH Associate Dr Liora Lazarus (Univeristy of Oxford) have both been recognized by RightsInfo at top human rights tweeters. RightsInfo recently complied a list of their favourite human rights commentators on social media. Dr Liora Lazarus was signaled out as specialising in human rights and security and the OxHRH  was recognized as a […]

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Recruiting for the Oxford Pro Bono Publico Executive Committee

admin 19th October 2016

Oxford Pro Bono Publico (OPBP), the Oxford Law Faculty’s award-winning pro bono research organisation, is looking for graduate students with a passion for pro bono law to join the Executive Committee in the 2016-2017 academic year. OPBP prepares free, high quality, international and comparative law research for lawyers and organisations around the world on important public interest matters. OPBP also manages […]

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The Foundation for Law, Justice and Society Free Film Screening of No

admin 19th October 2016

The Foundation for Law, Justice and Society in association with Wolfson College and the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, University of Oxford invites you to: Free Film: NO with talk by Alan Angell, author of Democracy after Pinochet Auditorium, Wolfson College, Linton Rd, Oxford OX2 6UD 7pm, Friday 28 October 2016 ​As the UK emerges from its own bruising referendum campaign, we […]

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OxHRH Participates in the Oxford Legal Walk

admin 18th October 2016

The Oxford Human Rights Hub and members of the Law Faculty were delighted to participate in the Oxford Legal Walk. The walk raised awareness on access to justice and funds to ensure disadvantage people are able to access legal advice and services. Half of the funds will be donated to support Oxford Legal Assistance (OLA). OLA is […]

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