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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 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 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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Prof Harm Schepel appears on BBC Newsnight ‘Life After Brexit’ Special

Professor Harm Schepel of Kent’s Brussels School of International Studies appeared on BBC Newsnight’s ‘Life After Brexit’ special on Saturday 25 June, following the UK referendum on membership of the EU. Contributing to a special programme which examined the implications … Continue reading

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New Criminal Justice Group to ‘give a voice to those who would otherwise not be heard’

Kent’s new Criminal Justice Group, launched at a guest lecture event on corruption by Baroness Vivien Stern CBE, seeks to ‘give a voice to those who would otherwise not be heard’. Convenor of the new interdisciplinary research group, Professor Dermot Walsh, said: ‘Our … Continue reading

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Abortion pills research to be shared at event in London

Findings from Kent Law School Professor Sally Sheldon’s research project into the legal implications of abortion pills will be shared at an event to be held in London in March. The event, entitled ‘How Can a State Control Swallowing? Medical … Continue reading

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Studentships now available for research programmes at Kent Law School

Applications are invited from students keen to join Kent Law School’s vibrant postgraduate research community in September 2016 with a broad choice of studentships, fee waivers and bursaries available for PhD and LLM by Research programmes. Kent Law School, ranked … Continue reading

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Law School alumni launch The International Student Law Review

Kent Law School alumni Michael Testori and Andre Sinanan have launched The International Student Law Review (TISLR), a new online academic publication providing a peer-reviewed platform for students and academics alike to publish their work. Michael and Andre (pictured right) are the Editors … Continue reading

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£26k award for research into implementation of social and economic inclusion policies in Latin America and the EU

An award of more than £26K has been made to Kent Law Professor Toni Williams for a three-year research project to investigate how legal and regulatory techniques are used to implement social and economic inclusion policies in Latin America and … Continue reading

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Latest editions of law books authored by Law School academics

Three revised editions of books for law students, authored by academics at Kent Law School, have been published this month. Kent Senior Lecturer in Law Dr Kirsty Horsey is the co-author of the thirteenth edition of Kidner’s casebook on Torts … Continue reading

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