PROBE: Changing Ireland, Changing Law

Friday, September 30, 2016 - 17:30 to 18:30
Free - Please Register
Trinity Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin

Can legal action trigger positive social change? Law professors Ivana Bacik and Mary Rogan will be joined by Máirín De Burca, David Norris, and Lydia Foy - three litigants whose cases sparked legal and social change in Ireland - as well as Rachel Power from the Public Interest Law Alliance. Hosted by Ruadhán Mac Cormaic, author of The Supreme Court. 

This event is part of Probe: Research Uncovered at Trinity College Dublin, and reflects on a series of seminars organised by Dr. Mary Rogan and Prof. Ivana Bacik in partnership with the Public Interest Law Alliance (PILA), the National Women’s Council (NWCI), the Gay & Lesbian Equality Network (GLEN) and the Immigrant Council of Ireland (ICI).

Location: Trinity Long Room Hub

Part of Probe: Research Uncovered at Trinity College Dublin. This European Researchers' Night project is funded by the European Commission under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions.