Take a look at the programme for UCC‘s upcoming conference on “Rebalancing Criminal Justice in Ireland: a question of Rights”. I hope to make the trip south on June 29th for an interesting series of papers (provisional list below, with thanks to Darius). See you there?

  • Joint opening, by the President of UCC, Michael Murphy and the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform (invited)
  • Una Ni Raifteraigh ‘The ECHR: the perspective from the bar’
  • James McGuill ‘The impact of recent ECHR changes on the Constitution’
  • Michael Farrell ‘The Challenge of the ECHR’
  • Donncha O’Connell , ‘Searching for impact after the ECHR Act 2003’
  • Dr Gerard Hogan SC, ‘The Role of the Rebalancing Committee’
  • Mr Justice Adrian Hardiman ‘The ECHR and implications for criminal procedure’ (invited)
  • Professor Caroline Fennell, ‘Contextual change and the ECHR’