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Murder and disappearances in Mexico

October 24 2015

Associate Professor of International Law Dr Elvira Dominguez-Redondo discusses research on the plight of human rights campaigners in Mexico, where many are risking their lives by speaking out

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Closing the implementation gap in human rights

October 21 2015

Senior Lecturer in Law Dr Alice Donald is researching the lack of action by many EU member states in response to human rights judgements

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The power of the Court

October 19 2015

Senior Lecturer in Law Dr Amanda Loumansky examines two recent divorce cases which highlight the effectiveness of court judgements against those seeking to hide their assets from spouses

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Building better youth-police relationships

September 16 2015

Research Fellow Jeffrey DeMarco presents findings from his recent research into relationships between adolescents and police in the UK

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‘Collateral damage’ and indirect discrimination

September 14 2015

Associate Professor in Law Dr Erica Howard examines the effect of indirect discrimination, particularly relating to the Roma people in Bulgaria

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It’s time to change the tune about Strasbourg

August 24 2015

Senior Lecturer in Law Dr Alice Donald debates whether the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg is really eroding the power of UK politicians seeking to combat crime

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Cecil the lion and the trophy hunting conundrum

July 30 2015

Senior Lecturer in Criminology Dr Angus Nurse explores the realities of legal trophy hunting and how it feeds into the illegal killing of rare animals

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Social media and youth political engagement

July 01 2015

Dr Rodolfo Leyva examines the impact of social media on the political engagement of today’s youth

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Mediterranean rescue and European reform

June 17 2015

Professor Brad Blitz gives an account of the migrant crisis in the Mediterranean and calls for a review of the Dublin System

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Double divorce case challenges the law

June 11 2015

Dr Amanda Loumansky gives her account of the divorce case of Sharland vs Sharland and asks what it means for divorce law in the UK

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