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Challenges in Prosecuting International Crimes: A Case Study from Uganda February 15, 2019 - Paul Bradfield delivered a guest lecture titled “Challenges in Prosecuting International Crimes: A Case Study from Uganda” on the 11th February, to LL.M. /M.A. Human Rights in Criminal Justice students, and staff in the School of Law and Centre for Crime, Justice & Victim Studies. Paul delivered a very interesting and informative lecture on the… Continue reading Challenges in Prosecuting International Crimes: A Case Study from Uganda
A&L Goodbody Moot Court Competition 2019 February 15, 2019 - The School of Law’s Internal Moot Court Competition, sponsored by A&L Goodbody solicitors, took place on 6th-7th February 2019. The preliminary rounds were judged by Sinead Eaton, Hope Davidson, Dr Margaret Fitzgerald O’Reilly, Eoin Quill, Professor Paul McCutcheon, and Dr Norah Burns. All judges commented on the high standard of mooting displayed by students throughout… Continue reading A&L Goodbody Moot Court Competition 2019
154 days and counting… February 7, 2019 - By Jacqui Mannix Geoghegan (1st year LM002 BA Arts, University of Limerick) I started at UL on the 6th of September 2018 and the last 154 days have been the most exciting time of my life. I don’t think anything can prepare you for the freedom and adventure university has to offer. Coming from such… Continue reading 154 days and counting…
LISTEN: Prof. Eoin Devereux on RTÉ 2 FM February 4, 2019 - Head of the Department of Sociology at UL, Prof. Eoin Devereux, spoke to Dave Fanning yesterday on RTÉ’S 2FM, talking about HEART & SOUL: Critical Essays on Joy Division, edited by Dr Martin J Power, Prof. Eoin Devereux and Dr Aileen Dillane. The book was launched last month in Dolans, Limerick. Direct link (Eoin’s interview… Continue reading LISTEN: Prof. Eoin Devereux on RTÉ 2 FM
Traveller accommodation roundtable at UL School of Law February 1, 2019 - The School of Law at the University of Limerick hosted an extremely interesting roundtable discussion considering the experiences of and difficulties in accessing Traveller accommodation. The event which was co-organised by Community Law and Mediation saw Siobhan O’Donoghue, Solicitor with CLM (Northside), present her research on the Traveller Loan Scheme to approximately 20 attendees. The… Continue reading Traveller accommodation roundtable at UL School of Law

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