Update on the state’s duties to protect and investigate

Date: Wednesday 18 March 2015

Time: 18.30 – 20.00

Location: Doughty Street Chambers, 53-54 Doughty Street, London, WC1N 2LS

Speakers: Adam Straw, Jude Bunting

CPD: 1.5

Fee: Free

Doughty Street Chambers are delighted to invite you to the ‘Update on the state’s duties to protect and investigate’ Seminar on Wednesday 18th March 2014.

Topics covered:

  • The duty of special diligence in police investigations: Zenati v. Commissioner of Police. 
  • International reach of the Human Rights Act (Belhaj, Mohammed and Rahmatullah). 
  • The duty to investigate historic breaches of the Convention (Keyu and recent Strasbourg cases). 
  • Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015: improper exercise of police powers, and changes to judicial review.
  • The implications of Michael v. Chief Constable of South Wales.

To reserve your place please RSVP to events@doughtystreet.co.uk or contact Jennifer Noone on 020 7404 1313.

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