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Free CeCIL public talk on Turkey’s state of emergency and human rights

The Kent Centre for Critical International Law (CeCIL) will hold a free public talk in Canterbury later this month, to address questions raised by the state of emergency currently in place in Turkey. Entitled State of Emergency: On Turkey’s Gulenist … Continue reading

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Kent ranked as top 15 UK law school in Guardian University Guide once again

Kent continues to rank as one of the best law schools in the UK, retaining its ranking of 15th in The Guardian University Guide 2018 league table for law, published on Tuesday. Within this year’s Guardian league table, the Law … Continue reading

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Kent students win MacKay Cup Canadian Law Moot

A team of two Canadian students from Kent Law School emerged victorious in the final of the third annual MacKay Cup, a prestigious national mooting competition held at Canada House in London last week. Senior Status students Maariyah Baig and … Continue reading

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Kent first with PhD exchange agreement with the University of Melbourne

The University of Kent has established an exciting new doctoral student exchange agreement with the Law School at the University of Melbourne (MLS), which will enable research students at Kent Law School to spend a period of their research studies at … Continue reading

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Kent hosts Brown-Mosten International Client Competition 2017

Kent Law School hosted competitors from around the world for the Brown-Mosten International Client Competition 2017, held at the Canterbury campus of the University of Kent from 19-22 April. 20 countries were represented in the international competition, with teams (all … Continue reading

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Kent Law School ranked in top 10 for Graduate Prospects in The Complete University Guide 2018

Kent has been ranked 19th overall and 7th for Graduate Prospects in The Complete University Guide 2018 subject table for law, published yesterday. In retaining its ranking of 19th, Kent placed above 81 other UK law schools, and continues to … Continue reading

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Kent law students win two awards at international mediation tournament

A team of six Kent Law School student mediators won two awards at the 16th International Law School Mediation Tournament held in Glasgow after reaching the final of the competition sponsored by the InterNational Academy of Dispute Resolution (INADR). The … Continue reading

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Two SLSA prizes for outstanding socio-legal scholarship

Outstanding socio-legal scholarship at Kent Law School has been recognised by the Socio-Legal Studies Association (SLSA) with the award of two prizes – the Socio-Legal Article Prize to Professor Helen Carr and the Socio-Legal History and Theory Prize to Dr … Continue reading

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Professor Dermot Walsh’s research expertise in policing called upon by Irish media

Professor Dermot Walsh’s research expertise in policing is being called upon by the Irish media following the announcement of a major review of policing in Ireland. Professor Walsh, Co-Director of Research at Kent Law School, has published widely on policing … Continue reading

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Kent Law School co-sponsoring Intensive Doctoral Week in Paris

Kent Law School is co-sponsoring an intensive week of workshops and teaching to be held in Paris this summer for doctoral law students from around the world. Initiated in 2011, Intensive Doctoral Week (IDW) is co-organised annually by Sciences Po … Continue reading

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