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Changing the Rules: the judiciary, human rights and the rule of law

Roger Smith, director of JUSTICE, will speak on the judiciary, human rights and the rule of law in a public event at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) on Wednesday 1 March. Baroness Hale will then comment on his points raised.

This event is one in a series of events on The Rule of Law, organised by LSE's Law Department and Clifford Chance in conjunction with JUSTICE. The series underlines the continued importance of the value of the rule of law and its various aspects and continued on Wednesday 8 March with Shami Chakrabarti, director of Liberty, on Terrorism and the Rule of Law|.

Roger Smith is a solicitor and director of JUSTICE. He has also been director of the Legal Action Group, solicitor to the Child Poverty Action Group, and director of West Hampstead Community Law Centre. Baroness Hale is a Law Lord.

Professor Christine Chinkin, LSE, will chair this event.

Changing the Rules: the judiciary, human rights and the rule of law is on Wednesday 1 March at 6.30pm in the Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE, Aldwych, London WC2A. This event is free and open to all with no ticket required.

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To request a press seat, please contact Jessica Winterstein, LSE Press Office, on 020 7955 7060 or email j.Winterstein@lse.ac.uk| 

21 February 2006

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