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COVID19 & Criminal Courts
13 October 2020 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
How do we ensure the right to fair trial is upheld during a pandemic?
Various aspects of this question will be discussed by the panel members. Together they will shed new light upon the issues facing Courtrooms and criminal proceedings during a pandemic. The speakers will present their views for 15-20 minutes after which there will be time for questions and answers. The seminar is free of charge and no registration is required.
Chair: Dr. Vicky Conway, Lecturer Criminal Law Dublin City University
Dr. Ciara Bracken-Roche, Maynooth University
Policing COVID19, Drones & Fundamental Rights
Dr. Mark Coen, University College Dublin
Right to trial by jury during COVID19
Read his blog on Trial by Jury during a pandemic here.
Catherine Friend, Waterford Institute of Technology
Impact of digital hearing on perceived credibility of witnesses