Press releases • Mar 13, 2015 00:00 GMT
Northumbria Law School will host a special screening of a Justice Alliance video this month, campaigning against Legal Aid cuts.
Press releases • Feb 03, 2015 00:00 GMT
Hearings for children facing care proceedings would be shortened if detailed assessments were made before the cases went to court, according to new research from Northumbria University.
Press releases • Dec 11, 2014 00:00 GMT
Kind hearted students from Northumbria University are collecting for their local foodbank to help those in crisis over the festive period.
Press releases • Dec 02, 2014 00:00 GMT
Northumbria University, Newcastle has today cemented its relationship with one of Scandinavia’s most distinguished landscape artists by awarding an honorary degree to celebrated artist, Ørnulf Opdahl.
Press releases • Nov 25, 2014 00:00 GMT
Tackling terrorism is high on the national and international agenda, but how does the law handle the phenomenon? A prestigious legal expert will examine the subject during a public lecture and the launch of criminal law publication at Northumbria University, Newcastle, this week.
COMMENT: Pro bono is great education for law students, but they shouldn’t fill gap left by legal aid cuts
Press releases • Nov 19, 2014 00:00 GMT
Elaine Campbell, Solicitor Tutor in the School of Law, discusses issues surrounding pro bono law education
Press releases • Oct 28, 2014 00:00 GMT
Northumbria University, Newcastle, has awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Civil Law to Mrs Carrie Yau, the Executive Director of the Hong Kong Vocational Training Council (VTC) in recognition of her contribution to the promotion of vocational education, skills and in-company development in Hong Kong.
Press releases • Oct 20, 2014 00:00 BST
An internationally acclaimed writer and film-maker will explore how stories can transcend international borders during a public lecture at Northumbria University, Newcastle this month.
Press releases • Oct 09, 2014 00:00 BST
A top QC will tell a conference at Northumbria Law School that law reform in the UK needs to address the issues surrounding criminal defences based on mental disorder.
Press releases • Oct 06, 2014 00:00 BST
Senior lecturer Nicola Wake and Principal lecturer Natalie Wortley led a session entitled, ‘Partial Defences to Murder: Where are we now?’ at the Grange Annual Conference in Ripley Castle, which is organised by Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist Professor Keith JB Rix from the University of Chester.
Press releases • Sep 05, 2014 00:00 BST
Northumbria University’s School of Law building has been voted one of the most aesthetically pleasing in the world.
Press releases • Jul 27, 2014 00:00 BST
An entrepreneur has praised the work of Northumbria University’s Student Law Office for helping him to set up his successful business.
Press releases • Jul 18, 2014 00:00 BST
Two law students from Northumbria University, Newcastle, are getting set to travel to Colombia to learn more about the challenges faced by human rights lawyers.
Press releases • Jul 10, 2014 00:00 BST
Racial equality and community relations campaigner Baroness Howells of St Davids, OBE, was today (Thursday July 10th) awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Civil Law from Northumbria University, Newcastle.
Press releases • Jul 08, 2014 00:00 BST
Invited to give the closing presentation at a recent international conference, I thanked the organisers, the Belgian National Institute for Criminalistics and Criminology, for bringing together criminal justice professionals with legal scholars, crime scientists, geographers and social scientists to discuss how to strengthen responses to cross-border crime.
Press releases • Jun 30, 2014 00:00 BST
A Northumbria University, Newcastle, graduate will represent the UK at an elite programme for future sustainability leaders in Brazil.
Press releases • May 07, 2014 00:00 BST
A Government-led committee from Singapore looking into the establishment of a new applied law school in the country has visited Northumbria University’s award-winning Student Law Office as part of a fact-finding mission.