Coventry Law School Blog
We have over 50 years of experience teaching Law at Coventry, and we are proud of the rich student experience we offer, the dynamic research of our academic staff, and the prominent careers of our alumni. Read on to find out more about Coventry Law School, and the work of our students, staff, alumni and friends.
No ID? No vote! Voter ID comes to Great Britain
The passing of the Elections Act 2022 means that individuals in Great Britain will be required to show photographic identification when voting at polling stations in some elections from May 2023. Ben Stanford explores the issues arising from the changes and suggests…
Outer Space: a possible save haven?
Outer space may become a place of succor or hiding to suspects who wish to evade prosecution and possible sentence for offences committed on earth. Many who are not aware of the prospect of outer space being a final frontier…
Spill the Afternoon Tea – making the most of opportunities to network at Law School
Law student, Manisha Kumar, discusses her experience of ‘Spill the Afternoon Tea Sessions,’ part of the the ‘Raising the Bar’ Scheme at Coventry Law School. Manisha also gives her top 5 tips on how to get the most out of…
Getting rid of the Human Rights Act and ‘European’ human rights law￼
Dr Steve Foster examines the government’s recent proposals to repealing the Human Rights Act 1998
Asylum Seekers, the Government’s Rwandan policy and the Domestic and European Courts￼
Dr Steve Foster examines the legal battle in both the domestic courts and the Strasbourg Court over the legality of sending asylum seekers to Rwanda.
How I Changed the Law
Dr Stuart MacLennan describes how a chance conversation with a former councillor led to him proposing changes to the law.
As a School, we value the principle that staff and students can work together as partners. This collaboration ensures that our activity is underpinned by our staff expertise in law and education, whilst also being informed by the experiences, needs and aspirations of our students. This partnership gives everyone the opportunity to work together to discuss and resolve current legal issues, and gives our students the opportunity to help shape the future of the School.
Coventry Law School is part of the Faculty of Business and Law at Coventry University. It offers both undergraduate and postgraduate law courses. For further information about Coventry Law School click here.
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