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Analysis: Colombian Peace Hangs on a Very Special Plebiscite

By Martha Maya, a Colombian lawyer with a Masters degree in the Economic Analysis of Law from the University of Bologna. She formerly served as the Chief of Staff to … Continue reading

September 17, 2016 · 1 Comment

Analysis: Right to a Fair Trial

By Marcelo Figueiredo. Lawyer, jurist and legal advisor in São Paulo, Brazil. Associate Professor of Constitutional Law at the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo Law School (PUC-SP). President of the … Continue reading

September 12, 2016 · 1 Comment

Event: First National Conference about Fundamental Rights, Peru

  The “First National Conference about Fundamental Rights” is being organized by the Department of Constitutional Law at the Law School of the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru, the THEMIS … Continue reading

September 2, 2016 · 1 Comment

Analysis: Interpretation and the Impossibility of Implementation in Russian Prisoner Voting

by Dr William Partlett, Senior Lecturer, Melbourne Law School and  Dr Tatiana Khramova, Senior Associate, Institute of Law and Public Policy (Moscow, Russia). On 19 April 2016, the Russian Constitutional … Continue reading

August 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

New Hart Titles in Constitutional Law – 20% discount for IACL blog readers!

Public Law Adjudication in Common Law Systems Process and Substance Edited by John Bell, Mark Elliott, Jason NE Varuhas and Philip Murray This volume arises from the inaugural Public Law … Continue reading

July 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Raisa Cachalia: Emboldening a Country in Distress – The South African Constitutional Court on Nkandla

Raisa Cachalia is a researcher at the South African Institute for Advanced Constitutional, Public, Human Rights and International Law, a centre of the University of Johannesburg and Author at the … Continue reading

July 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

David Landau: Can the Colombian Model be Generalized?

This week, we return to some of the themes discussed at the IACL roundtable held in Melbourne in May 2016. In this fourth and final blog post, David Landau (Mason Ladd Professor, Associate … Continue reading

July 6, 2016 · Leave a comment