2018 Ivan C. Rand Memorial Lecture by Dr. Audrey Macklin

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When:
February 15, 2018 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
2018-02-15T17:00:00-04:00
2018-02-15T18:30:00-04:00
Where:
Mary Louise Lynch Room, Ludlow Hall, UNB
41 Dineen Dr
Fredericton, NB E3B 9V7
Canada
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Martha McClellan

2018 Ivan C. Rand Memorial Lecture

The 2018 Ivan C. Rand Memorial Lecture will be given by Audrey Macklin, Director, Centre for Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, Professor of Law and Chair in Human Rights at the University of Toronto. The event will take place Thursday, Feb. 15 at 5 p.m. in the Mary Louise Lynch Room, Ludlow Hall.

From 1994-96, Professor Macklin was a Member of Canada’s Immigration and Refugee Board, where she adjudicated refugee claims. She was also involved in the case of Omar Khadr, a Canadian citizen detained by the United States at Guantànamo Bay for almost a decade. She was an observer for Human Rights Watch at the Military Commission proceedings against Mr. Khadr in Guantànamo Bay, and represented Human Rights Watch as an intervener before the Supreme Court of Canada in two Khadr appeals.

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