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 World Bar Conference 2008

Dublin and Belfast


Key Topics

  • The law and Justice

  • Lawyers role in the fight against Terror

  • The Future of the Independent Referral Bar

  • Guantanamo Bay and Zimbabwe Human Rights in the front line

  • The European Convention of Human rights has it made a difference

  • Importance of an independent referral bar in the protection of human rights


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  • Gregory Berry QC

  • Shami Chakrabati

  • Judge John Cooke

  • Robert Fisk

  • Paul Gallagher SC

  • Professor Conor Gearty

  • Judge Adrian Hardiman

  • Sir Brian Kerr, Lord Chief Justice

  • Mary McAleese

  • Justice Ruth McColl

  • Barry Macdonald QC SC

  • Diarmuid Martin

  • Roy Martin QC

  • Senator George Mitchell

  • Hugh Mohan SC

  • Beatrice Mtetwa

  • Chief Justice John Murray

  • Michael O’Boyle

  • Colm O’Cinneide

  • Turlough O’Donnell SC

  • Pierce O’Donnell

  • Dame Nuala O’Loan

  • Justice Kate O’Regan

  • Dr Ian Paisley

  • Baroness Scotland of Asthal  PC QC

  • Professor Monica McWilliams




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