Legal view on terrorism to be debated at Northumbria

Legal view on terrorism to be debated at Northumbria

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.

Northumbria legal experts and psychiatrists grapple with changes to murder defences

Northumbria legal experts and psychiatrists grapple with changes to murder defences

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.

Bespoke law service for bespoke North East business

Bespoke law service for bespoke North East business

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.

Law Professor appointed to senior crime role

Law Professor appointed to senior crime role

Press releases   •   Nov 21, 2013 00:00 GMT

A Visiting Law Professor has been appointed as a member of the influential Criminal Cases Review Commission.