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Doughty Street International is delighted to announce that Mr Juan E. Méndez, former UN Special Rapporteur on Torture, joins Doughty Street as an Academic panel member.
On 7 November 2016, Doughty Street International Associate Tenant Susie Alegre submitted written evidence to the House of Lords EU Justice Sub-Committee in relation to its Brexit Acquired Rights Inquiry.
The conference is CIArb's Young Members Group annual conference.  It will take place on 18th November 2016 and will be hosted by White & Case LLP.  It will consider the “Life of a Dispute” from inception to enforcement.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has commuted the death sentences of nearly 3,000 prisoners, the entire population of death row in Kenya. All had been given mandatory death sentences under a Penal Code inherited from Britain’s colonial rule. Although no...
By Susie Alegre, Caoilfhionn Gallagher and Katie O’Byrne  
  The author of ‘Guantánamo Diary’, Mohamedou Ould Slahi, has been transferred to his native Mauritania where he is to reunited with his family.
Irish citizen Ibrahim Halawa has been detained in Egypt since August 2013, when he was arrested aged 17.  He has been held without trial for the 3 years and 1 month since, awaiting a mass trial with 493 others.  
We are delighted to announce Angela Patrick; JUSTICE’s Director of Human Rights will join Doughty Street Chambers.  
Tony Thobowa, who was given a mandatory sentence of death for an offence committed when he was a juvenile, has been released from prison in Malawi. Mr Thobowa was one of several prisoners who successfully challenged the constitutionality of the...
The Constitutional Court of Zimbabwe has ruled that life sentences without the possibility of parole are cruel and inhuman punishment and a violation of human dignity (Obediah Makoni v Commissioner of Prisons & Anr, CCZ 8/16).



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