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Assize Seminar (Cambridge)

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Faculty of Law

David Williams Building

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The Assize Seminars provide a space for cutting-edge academic work to play a practical role in understanding and developing the law. They are a chance to challenge, debate and refine criminal justice, providing a bridge from academia to criminal legal practice.

Following on the success of the first two Assize seminars in Oxford and University College London, the third Assize seminar will take place in the Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge, on 27 April 2018. The schedule for the event is as follows.

Location: Room G24, Faculty of Law, David Williams Building, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB3 9DZ

Programme:

16.00-16.05: Introduction

16.05-16.50: Session 1

Speaker: Professor Nicola Padfield QC (Hon), University of Cambridge, "What is a Sentence?"

Commentator: Professor Andrew Ashworth QC (Hon), University of Oxford

16.50-17.35: Session 2

Speaker: Professor Ian Dennis, University College London, "Disclosure"

Commentator: Alex Chalk MP

17.35-18.00: Tea and Coffee

18.00-18.45: Session 3

Speaker: Francis FitzGibbon QC, Doughty Street Chambers, "Difficulties in Getting Into the Court of Appeal Following a Change in Law"

Commentator: The Hon. Mrs Justice Cheema-Grubb

18.45-20.00: Wine reception, The Atrium, Faculty of Law, David Williams Building

Although attendance at the event is free, attendance is limited to those who book places via Eventbrite. Further information for participants will be provided on the Cambridge Centre for Criminal Justice website: www.cccj.law.cam.ac.uk/assize-seminars.

Enquiries: Findlay Stark (fgs23@cam.ac.uk)



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