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Dispatches from the Dark Side: on torture and the death of justice

Centre for the Study of Human Rights public lecture

Date: Thursday 16 February 2012 
Time: 6.30-8pm 
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speaker: Gareth Peirce
Chair: Professor Chetan Bhatt

Evidence suggests that the British government has colluded in a range of extrajudicial activities – rendition, internment without trial, torture – and has gone to extraordinary lengths to conceal its actions.

Gareth Peirce is a solicitor whose battles against miscarriages of justice have changed legal history.

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