Presentations

Prison Law Seminar Series: 'Litigating Prison Conditions' 14th July 2010

The sixth in the Prison Law Seminar Series took place on Tuesday 13th July 2010. Speakers were Paul O Higgins SC, Michael Lynn BL and Des Hogan of the Irish Human Rights Commission. Read more

Exploding Prisoner Numbers - Causes, Effects and Solutions. 29th June 2010

Presentations from IPRT's Open Forum event 2010, entitled 'Exploding Prisoner Numbers - Causes, Effects and Solutions.' Read more

Prison Law Seminar: Irish Prison Law and the ECHR 8th April 2010

An outline of the paper presented by Anna Austin, Registry of the European Court of Human Rights, at the fifth in the Prison Law Seminar Series, which is co-hosted by IPRT, DSBA and ICBA. Read more

Launch of IPRT report on Detention of Children 30th November 2009

IPRT launched a new research report, 'Detention of Children in Ireland: International Standards and Best Practice' on 30th November 2009 at Pearse Street Library, Dublin 2. Read more

The Children Act and the ECHR: Matters of Procedure and Substance 2nd July 2009 Word documents

Paper by Dr Ursula Kilkelly for 'Sentencing and Procedure in Youth Justice Cases', the third in the Prison Law Seminar Series, 30th June 2009. Read more

IPRT Open Forum 18 June 2009

Re-imagining the Role of Prison in Irish Society 18th June 2009

Presentations from the IPRT Open Forum event 'Re-imagining the Role of Prison in Irish Society' which took place on 18th June 2009 in Dublin. Read more

Prison Law Seminar: Parole 26th March 2009

Papers delivered by Gordon Holmes, Chair of the Interim Parole Board, Diarmuid Griffin of NUI Galway and Roger Sweetman SC as part of the second in the Prison Law series of practice seminars for barristers and solicitors. Read more

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