Lawyers, judges and courts in Irish Victorian fiction is the topic for the 30th Hugh M Fitzpatrick lecture in legal bibliography, which takes place in(...)

Professor Conor Gearty: “I was hostile to legalised human rights within the British debate.” photograph: dara mac dónaill

Today, he is one of the most ardent champions of the cause. Through his work as a lawyer, teacher and writer, he has become one of the subject’(...)