Michelle Diskin to address Criminal Justice students

Michelle Diskin will speak to the LL.M. (Criminal Justice) students at UCC about the trial and appeal of her brother Barry George. In 2001 Barry George was convicted of the murder of the well know television presenter Jill Dando. In 2007 the Court of Appeal in London quashed Barry George’s conviction and ordered a trial of the case. This talk will take place at in the Law Department UCC.

This lecture is being organised as part of the Advanced Criminal Process (Clinical Programme) which aims to encourage students to reflect on the realities of the criminal justice system in practice. The LLM (Criminal Justice) (Clinical) is a unique programme which is designed to bridge the gap between the theory and practice of criminal justice.

Please contact gerard.murphy[at]ucc.ie for more information on this event or the LLM (Criminal Justice) (Clinical) programme in general.