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The European Convention Fifty Years On

Human Rights Public Lecture

Date: Thursday 16 October 2003
Time: 6.00pm
Venue: Old Theatre Old Building
Speaker
: Professor Brian Simpson
Chair: Professor Conor Gearty

Since the European Convention on Human Rights came into force it seems to have gone from strength to strength. But what is the true record of the Convention? Do the rights that it sets out have relevance today?

A W Brian Simpson is the Charles F and Edith J Clyne Professor of Law at the University of Michigan Law School.

This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first serve basis. For more information, contact Joy Whyte on 020 7955 6428 or email j.m.whyte@lse.ac.uk| .

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