Seminar - Fri, 23rd January, 2015 - "Mental Health and Criminal Law"

“Mental Health and Criminal Law”

This event is a collaboration between The Association of Criminal Justice Research and Development, The Irish Mental Health Lawyers Association and Dublin City University.

Venue:  Education Centre, Law Society of Ireland, Blackhall Place, Dublin 7.
Date:     Friday, 23rd January, 2015  
Time:     5.30 pm – 8.00 pm  
Cost:      €5.00 per person   

The seminar will feature the following presentations:

KEYNOTE: "Mental Disorder and Liability to Punishment: Recent English Developments"

Mr. Kris Gledhill, University of Auckland  (An abstract of Mr. Gledhill’s paper, can be found on

"Mental Disorder and Proportionate Punishment"

Mr. Tom O'Malley, National University of Ireland, Galway

 "Operating The Criminal Law (Insanity) Act:  a Legal Practitioner's Perspective"

Ms. Aine HynesIrish Mental Health Lawyers Association

The event will be chaired by Judge John O'Connor.

Please note that online registration is required. To buy your ticket and secure your place, please click here.

Attendance certificates for CPD purposes will be issued after the event, on request.

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