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Chancellor Talk - Lecture by Lord Advocate, James Wolffe QC

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Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre

Edinburgh Napier University

Craiglockhart Campus, Glenlockhart Road

Edinburgh

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As Lord Advocate, James Wolffe QC is the Scottish Government's senior law officer and head of the system of prosecution in Scotland. In the course of his career as an advocate, he has argued important cases in court about human rights and constitutional law, including, last year, the Article 50 "Brexit" case in the UK Supreme Court. He has also prosecuted serious criminal cases. He will draw on his professional experience to talk about the foundations of a free society entitled, 'The law, democracy and fundamental rights'.

Doors Open - 6pm

Lecture & QA - 6.30-7.30pm

Reception - 7.30-8.30pm

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Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre

Edinburgh Napier University

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