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Amicus Essay Competition (Jan 31)

ELSA UK and ELSA Ireland are delighted to announce the launch of the Amicus Essay Competition in collaboration with Amicus ALJ, a charity that helps provide representation to those facing the death penalty in the USA.

First prize is a 2-week Work Experience Placement at Amicus ALJ in their London Offices and publication of the winning essay in the upcoming Student Comparative and European Law Review (SCELR). 

Topic: 'The role of the jury: should individuals who are not experts be able to decide whether someone is sentenced to death?'
Judges include prominent academics and QCs.

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