New publication on Shi'a approaches to Shari'ah and moral rationalism by ILM member Dr Ali-reza Bhojani
Professor Bohlander interviewed by Kurdish magazine GULAN on ISIS
Professor Bohlander speaks at Institute of Advanced Legal Studies
ILM Special Advisor on Islamic Jurisprudence publishes article relating to the constitutional barriers impeding Iran’s new generation of oil contracts.
Durham Law PhD Student Noha Aboueldahab Publishes Article on the Egyptian and Tunisian Constitution-making Process
Member of ILM invited to give guest lecture at the International Criminal Court
Durham alumna and ILM member Raya Al-Khatib becomes the fifth woman to be granted a license to practise law in Saudi Arabia
Shereen el-Feki Castle lecture now online
The lecture given by Shereen el-Feki at Castle on 30 October 2013 is now online at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tcT4HLlpoOU&feature=c4-overview&list=UUmY_l-JTJH-ztouzuc9pDMg.
(18 Nov 2013) » More about Shereen el-Feki Castle lecture now online
Introduction to Durham Law School Research Group 'Islam, Law and Modernity' Published in Online Journal
ILM member Judge Adel Maged talks on Egyptian TV about transitional justice
ILM members interviewed on US national radio on the Arab Spring
ILM members Michael Bohlander, Mohammad Hedayati-Kakhki and Adel Maged presented papers at two community fora hosted by Old Dominion University in Norfolk (VA) on 3 and 4 April 2013. All three were also interviewed in the context of the Arab Spring on national radio by the Hearsay Programme of WHRV Radio.
Here are some impressions from the event:
(9 Apr 2013)
Germany passes law allowing male circumcision
(14 Jan 2013) » More about Germany passes law allowing male circumcision
Egyptian Draft Constitution - English Translation
An English translation of the draft of the Egyptian Constitution can be found on the Egypt Independent webpage.
(5 Dec 2012)
Judge Adel Maged interviewed on Nile International TV on transitional justice in Egypt
District Court of Cologne - Judgment of 7 May 2012 on male circumcision for religious reasons
(10 Jul 2012) » More about court judgement
ILM member wins prestigious international fellowship
(8 May 2012) » More about International fellowship
Professor Michael Bohlander teaches at Al Azhar University
(20 Apr 2012) » More about Teaching at Al Azhar University
ILM Associate Director Appointed as External Examiner for MA/PG Diploma in Islamic Law at the Islamic College, Middlesex University.
(13 Mar 2012) » More about ILM Associate Director
Al-Azhar Declaration in Support of the Arab Revolutions of 31 October 2011 available in English
ILM member to give lecture on rational morality in Shi'i legal theory
Lecture by Judge Adel Maged on the Arab Spring
(18 Nov 2011) » More about Lecture by Judge Adel Maged on the Arab Spring