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Martinmas semester 2019


ILCR Dicey Reading Group

Core reading: Lecture III, “Comparison between Parliament and Non-sovereign Law-making Bodies) (pages 51-73) and Lecture IV, “Parliamentary Sovereignty and Federalism” (pages 75-94).

Wednesday 9th October (4pm, Old Seminar Room)


ILCR Dicey Reading Group

Core reading: Lecture V, “The Rule of Law: Its Nature” (pages 95-119) and Lecture VI, “The Rule of Law: Its Applications (A)” (pages 121-157).

Wednesday 30th October (4pm, Old Seminar Room)


ILCR Public Lecture

“Scotland: A Nation Squeezed Between Two Nationalisms”

Jim Gallagher (CB FRSE)

Thursday 7th November (5.15pm, Parliament Hall)


BISA International Law Working Group and CGC Workshop

Including lecture: “International Law in Times of Transformation: How Does International Law Deal with Systemic Change?”

Stephen Toope (VC University of Cambridge)

Friday 8th November (9.30-6pm) 

Contact Mateja Peter or Adam Bower for further information.


CGC Roundtable

“The ICC in Times of Turmoil”

Wednesday 13th November (5pm, Arts Lecture Theatre)


ILCR Dicey Reading Group

Core reading: Lecture VIII, “The Connection between the Law of the Constitution and the Conventions of the Constitution” (pages 185-213)

Wednesday 20th November (4pm, Old Seminar Room)


ILCR Dicey Reading Group

Concluding discussion led by Jim Gallagher (CB FRSE, Honorary Professor University of St Andrews)

See Prof. Gallagher’s profile here: https://ilcr.wp.st-andrews.ac.uk/leadership/steering-committee-2/

Wednesday 27th November (4pm, Old Seminar Room)


Past events can be found here.