A panel of experts will debate questions submitted by YOU on a whole range of contentious human rights issues, be it counter-terrorism, immigration, the death penalty, a UK Bill of Rights to replace the ECHR and any other thought-provoking topics.
The panel will be made up of the following speakers:
- IAN BROWNHILL - former Chair of Amicus (charity assisting in the provision of legal representation for those awaiting capital trial and punishment in the US) and current pupil at Doughty Street Chambers;
- PETER HITCHENS - author and columnist at the Daily Mail and infamously pro-capital punishment;
- ADAM WAGNER - barrister at One Crown Office Row and founder of the UK Human Rights Blog;
- HELEN MOUNTFIELD QC - human rights barrister at Matrix Chambers;
- ANTHONY SPEAIGHT QC - barrister at 4 Pump Court and appointed by the Conservatives to the UK Bill of Rights Commission.
To submit a question, post it on the Facebook page for the event (http://www.facebook.com/events/229014930524872/) or email it to chimzi.onyeche@jesus.ox.ac.uk.