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Funding Justice - Can we afford the Rule of Law?




Funding Justice - Can we afford the Rule of Law?


Sir Ivan Lawrence QC,

David Mowat MP, PPS at BIS and Cabinet Office,

Professor Peter Crisp, Dean, BPP Law School,

Max Hardy, Chairman of Young Barristers' Committee 

Jenny Mc Cartney

Thursday 6th November,  6.30 - 7.30 p.m

BPP Law School, 70 Red Lion Street London, WC1R 4NY


The proposals to curb the legal aid budget aim, along with other reforms, to make savings of around £215 million per year. They are part of the overall strategy for cutting Britain's deficit, and the government believes that they will not undermine justice. Many in the legal profession, however, disagree: access to justice and a fair trial will suffer. Meanwhile the High Court has ruled that the initial consultation process was flawed.

What's the Point of the Human Rights Act? with Dinah Rose QC

Tuesday 28th October, 6.30-7.30pm

Army and Navy Club, 36-39 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5JN


Press Coverage

Forthcoming Politeia Justice and EU Series


Politeia 's  2014 series, The UK and the EU: What principles should inform of renegotiation ? considers the issues which matter to Britain's relations with the EUThe series continues with Syed Kamall MEP and Dinah Rose QC and is supported by the Federalist Society.


  • 16 October, 6-7.30 p.m, The UK and the EU: Setting Britain's Business Free to Compete, with Syed Kamall MEP


July Event: The Financial Services, the EU and the UK: What Principles for Re-negotiation?   ​

On Thursday 10th July, Jacob Rees-Mogg MP, Dr Gerard Lyons & Barney Reynolds​ gave the second lecture in Politeia's 2014 series, The UK and the EU: What principles should guide re-negotiation?

The prime minister has prioritised the renegotiation of Britain's relationship with the EU. He has also made clear that he intends to reduce the EU's burdens on Britain and limit the boundaries for EU interference and regulations. Britain's financial services will be a central theme in the renegotiation.

July 2014 Event: The Long - Term Economic Plan with The Rt Hon Oliver Letwin MP

On Tuesday 1st July, The Rt Hon Oliver Letwin MP, Minister of State for Government Policy gave the Politeia's Summer Address: The Long-Term Economic Plan

As Britain’s economy begins to recover, there are questions about the long term direction of economic policy.

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