CCJHR Annual Conference 2010

Centre for Criminal Justice and Human Rights annual criminal law conference, entitled Accommodating Victims in the Criminal Justice System

On Friday 11th June, 2010 the Centre for Criminal Justice and Human Right at the Faculty of Law, UCC hosted its fourth annual criminal law conference, entitled Accommodating Victims in the Criminal Justice System.

The aim of the conference was to update delegates on current debates in criminal justice with particular emphasis on the role of victims of crime.

The speakers are listed below

The Honourable Mr. Justice Paul Carney, Judge of the High Court, Adjunct Professor of Law, UCC

‘Victims of Crime and the Trial Process’

Video

Mr Justice Paul Carney

Mr James Hamilton, Director of Public Prosecutions

‘Victims of Crime and the Prosecutor’

Video

Mr James Hamilton, Director of Public Prosecutions
Blaise O’Carroll, SC

Mr Blaise O’Carroll, SC

‘The Criminal Justice System, Itself, a Victim?'

Video

Mr. Conor Hanly, NUIG, Lead Researcher on the Rape and Justice in Ireland Project

‘Rape and the Limits of the Criminal Justice System’ (pdf)

Video

 

Mr. Conor Hanly,
Dr Anthony McGrath, International Policy Division, Department of Justice,

Dr Anthony McGrath

‘An Inclusionary or Punitive Logic? - The Answer Lies in Listening to Victims’
Concerns: A Case in Point re AdVIC (Advocates for the Victims of Homicide) (pdf)

Video

Mr. Greg Heylin, Director, Victims of Crime Office, Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform

‘The Victim’s Charter: implications for practice’ (pdf)

Mr. Greg Heylin, Director, Victims of Crime Office, Department of Justice,
Assistant Garda Commissioner Louis Harkin

Assistant Garda Commissioner Louis Harkin

‘Working towards a Victim-Centred Response’ (pdf)

Video

Dr. Shane Kilcommins, Senior Lecturer in Faculty of Law, University College Cork, Co-Director, CCJHR

‘The needs and concerns of victims of crime: a project undertaken for the Commission for the Support of Victims of Crime.’ (pdf)

Video

Dr. Shane Kilcommins, Senior Lecturer in Faculty of Law, University College Cork, Co-Director,
Ms. Patricia Brazil, Averil Deverell Lecturer in Law, Trinity College, Dublin

Ms. Patricia Brazil, Averil Deverell Lecturer in Law, Trinity College, Dublin

‘Report on Services and Legislation for Victims of Crime’ (pdf)

Video

Mr Brian Fitzpatrick, Director National Commission on Restorative Justice

‘Restorative Justice - Rebalancing Justice. What did the Commission find?’ (pdf)

Video

Mr Brian Fitzpatrick, Director National Commission on Restorative Justice
Paul Carney crowd Shot

Mr Justice Paul Carney, Judge of the High Court, Adjunct Professor of law at University College Cork addressing the Centre for Criminal Justice and Human Rights criminal law conference.

Blaise O’Carroll SC James Hamilton DPP Justice Paul Carney Frank Buttimer Solicitor

Pictured above at the Morning Session for the Centre for Criminal Justice and Human Right conference 2010 Blaise O’Carroll SC, James Hamilton DPP, Justice Paul Carney, Frank Buttimer Solicitor

Dr Anthony McGrath Conor Hanly Q and A

Pictured above Mr. Conor Hanly, NUIG, Lead Researcher on the Rape and Justice in Ireland Project, and Dr Anthony McGrath taking questions from the floor at the Centre for Criminal Justice and Human Right conference 2010

Dr Shane Kilcommins, Brian Fitzpatrick, Greg Heylin, Patricia Brazil, Dr. David Riordan, Dr Ursula Kilkelly, Assistant Garda Commissioner Louis Harkin

Pictured above, the Afternoon Session speakers at the CCJHR conference 2010 Dr. Shane Kilcommins, Brian Fitzpatrick, Greg Heylin, Patricia Brazil, Dr. David Riordan, Dr Ursula Kilkelly and Louis Harkin Assistant Garda Commissioner.

 

School of Law

Room 1.63, T12 T656

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