PILA Bulletin, 21 October 2009

PILA Bulletin, 21 October 2009


Please note that this information is dated as of a specified time and may not be legally valid.


In this Bulletin:

1. Free legal advice for Irish speakers;

2. FLAC News available on FLAC website;

3. Supreme Court vacancy advertised;

4. UK: Guardian gagged from reporting parliament;

5. UK: High Court uses Twitter to issue injunction;

6. USA: Christian Cross’ case to be considered by US Supreme Court;

7. China sentences six to death for their part in the ethnic riots;

8. Legal education: New LLM degree in Galway;

9. New Blog on Human Rights in Ireland;

10. Amnesty International publishes a guide to mental health and human rights;

11. Call for Researchers interested in Social Entrepreneurship in Ireland – Social Entrepreneurship Research Network (SERN);

12. Events: Zunes to lecture on U.S. Foreign Policy in the Middle East, 22 October 2009;

13. Addressing Gender Based Violence (GBV) in Post-Conflict Situations: The case of Liberia, 22 October 2009;

14. Equality and Rights Alliance Advocacy Workshops, 21, 22 October, 5, 12 November 2009;

15. Reforming the law on personal debt, Law Reform Commission, Annual Conference, 18 November 2009;

16. Hart Judicial Review Conference, London, 11 December 2009.