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The Society publishes a wide range of books on matters relating to Irish legal history in conjunction with our publisher Four Courts Press. These books are sent free of charge to all our members. MORE

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Mr David Ford MLA, Minister for Justice in Northern Ireland, with Chief Justice Susan Denham and Lord Chief Justice Declan Morgan, at the launch of D . Hogan and C. Kenny, 'Changes in Practice and Law' at Stormont Parliament Buildings in November. MORE

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The Irish Legal History Society examines, explores and engages with all issues relating to legal history on this island, from earliest times to the present day. Founded in 1988, the Society holds two Discourses annually, as well as publishing shcolarly works on a range of legal history subjects. On this website you can see our range of publications, you can find out about our recent and future events, as well as information about joining.

Publications

The Society publishes a wide range of books on matters relating to Irish legal history in conjunction with our publisher Four Courts Press. These books are send free of charge to all our members.

 

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News

Spring Discourse 2015

Professor Ian MacBride of King's College London will deliver a lecture on the Penal Laws at the Sutherland School of Law, UCD on Friday 27 February
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Presentation of Volumes at Hillsborough

On 6 Feburary 2015 members of the ILHS Council presented at Hillsborough Castle a complete set of the Society's publications to date
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'Law and Revolution' Conference 2014

Podcasts from Law and Revolution in Ireland: law and lawyers before, during, and after the Cromwellian Interregnum are now available on SoundCloud
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