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# Episode Title Description People Date
1 Enemies of the people: defending the independence of the Judges. A little too late and a lot too little? Does their independence matter? Is it being adequately defended? If not, what should be done? Sir Nicholas Stadlen (Alistair Horne Visiting Fellow 2015/2016, Academic Visitor 2016/2017, former English High Court Judge) chairs a panel looking at the independence of the UK Judges. Sir Nicholas Stadlen, Lord Falconer, Baroness Helena Kennedy, Graham Gee 26 Apr 2017
2 How Judges Decide Justice Robert J Sharpe of the Ontario Court of Appeal and Visiting Professor, University of Oxford, gives a talk for the FLJS seminar series. Robert J Sharpe 16 May 2016
3 Reassessing the Civil Law Tradition: the Changing Role of the Judge Annual Lecture in Law & Society 2014 Professor Carlo Guarnieri will outline the changing nature of the civil law judge, drawing comparison with the common law counterpart, and exploring the implications of this change in the context of legal culture around the world. Carlo Guarnieri 04 Jun 2014
4 If the Public Would be Outraged by Their Rulings, Should Judges Care? This Foundation for Law, Justice and Society Annual Lecture, delivered by Professor Cass Sunstein on 24 May 2007, questions the limits and legitimacy of judicial independence in the face of public opinion. Cass Sunstein 11 Aug 2008