Date: 5th October 2021 – Tickets on sale now.
Event Time: 6pm GMT
Cost: £20 per ticket – Buy tickets at the bottom of this page or Click Here to go to Eventbrite to purchase there.
About this event
We are delighted to announce that on October 5 we will be hosting our Online Crime & Punishment webinar. Three top speakers (details below) including a judge and a top forensics expert and a police corruption campaigner, who will each give a fascinating talk with a Q&A at the end of each segment.
This event will give you an exclusive insight into the English legal system from three different perspectives. It will open your eyes into how the law works on a day to day basis from an insider’s point of view.
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Sushil Kumar is a criminal defence barrister, who specialises in serious organised crime, fraud and violence. He was recently appointed a judge. He has particular experience in defending professionals, high profile and high net worth individuals. He has given lectures to both solicitors and fellow barristers and been asked to advise well known sportsmen in the fields of football, boxing and cricket. He lectured at one of Germany’s leading law schools in Hamburg on war crimes and crimes against humanity. He is an expert on the Nuremburg trials, which followed the Second World War. He worked as a researcher for the British Institute of International and Comparative Law on the European Union funded “Iran Project” focusing on human rights in the Islamic republic and was called to the bar in 2009. Other cases he has defended in include people trafficking from Iraq, Vietnam and China and large scale criminal conspiracies. His practice encompasses all areas of criminal defence.
Dr Hilary Hamnett
Dr Hilary Hamnett is a senior forensic scientist, who obtained a Master of Chemistry and Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Oxford, and a Master of Science with Distinction in Forensic Science from the University of Strathclyde, UK..She has over eight years of experience reporting forensic toxicology results in the UK and New Zealand, and is currently Senior Lecturer in Forensic Science at the University of Lincoln, UK. She has published papers and book chapters, and presented at international conferences on the analysis of drugs in biological specimens, driving whilst impaired by drugs and cognitive bias in forensic toxicology. She is a member of the UK government Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs. She will reveal how forensic scientists prepare their cases for court, the detection processes that are used to gather evidence in criminal cases such as drug-facilitated sexual assault and murder, as well as Coroners’ inquests using case studies to bring to life this fascinating subject.
Ian Puddick is a businessman, who found himself at the centre of a multi-million pound police operation, after his wife had an affair with her well-connected boss. Mr. Puddick contacted the senior executive to express his displeasure and his life changed forever. He ended up being the target of a global investigations agency, who had contacts within the City of London police. Attempts were made to frame him as a drug dealer, lock him away and he ended being arrested by the anti-terrorist squad. His is an intriguing tale of how big business are claimed to have manipulated the law because they saw him as a trouble maker, who could damage the company’s reputation. Ian now campaigns for police being held to account for their actions and highlights corruption within the force.