New Issue of the IJLS online

The Irish Journal of Legal Studies (IJLS) run by staff in UCC Law Faculty has a new issue on-line.

Volume 2, Issue 1 is a special edition on the Presumption of Innocence, which arises out of a seminar on that topic held at Dublin Institute of Technology at the end of 2010. The Forward to the issue was written by Mr Justice Hardiman who comments that “All in all, these papers represent a refreshing, sometimes challenging, attempt to analyse the position of the presumption of innocence in our law and the effect which it is permitted to have in practice.”

The issue contains four articles on the topic of the presumption of innocence:

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The IJLS is sponsored by NAIRTL (the National Academy for Integration of Research Teaching and Learning).