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Events in 2017

LML/CPL Lecture: 'To Die or not to Die: Assisted Dying in England and Wales - The current legal, moral and societal issues'

The Centre for Law, Medicine and Life Sciences (LML) and the Centre for Public Law (CPL) hosted Saimo Chahal to deliver a lecture on 7 March 2017.

Saimo Chahal is a leading figure in public law, human rights and international law. She has acted as the solicitor in the leading assisted suicide cases of R (Jane Nicklinson and Paul Lamb) v The Ministry of Justice & the DPP & The Attorney General UKSC [2013] and R (Debbie Purdy) v The Director of Public Prosecutions (2009). Further legal challenges to the law prohibiting assisted suicide are imminent and will be heard in the courts during 2017.

The Honourable Mr Justice SinghThe seventeenth Sir David Williams Lecture: 'Divided by a common language: British and American perspectives on Constitutional Law' The Honourable Mr Justice Singh

On Friday 24 February 2017, The Honourable Mr Justice Singh delivered the 2017 Sir David Williams Lecture entitled "Divided by a common language: British and American perspectives on Constitutional Law", at the Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge.

Separate pages containing photographs, video, and audio recordings of the lecture are available on the David Williams Lecture pages.