Events Archive

May 14, 2010
PIHRL Event
International Jurist in Indianapolis

Speaker: Honorable Patrick Lipton Robinson, President of the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Lawrence W. Inlow Hall, Room 267, 530 W. New York Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Contact: Michell Davis: davismf@iupui.edu or 317-274-1917

*Room Change* Please note that this event will take place in room 267 of Inlow Hall.

The Honorable Patrick Lipton Robinson, President of the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, will be honored at a reception on May 14, 2010 at the Indiana University School of Law - Indianapolis. The event will begin at 4:00 pm in room 267 at the law school. Members of the legal and international communities and the public are invited to attend.

Judge Patrick Lipton RobinsonJudge Robinson, originally from Jamaica, has had a long and distinguished career in international law on the bench and in government service. He currently is principal advisor to the United Nations Commission on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and has served on the International Bioethics Committee, Word Intellectual Property Organization and several world and regional bodies including the Commission of Truth and Justice – Haiti.

At the conclusion of introductory remarks, Judge Robinson will accept questions from those in attendance at the reception. Admission is without charge but attendees are requested to make reservations at davismf@iupui.edu or 317-274-1917.

Judge Robinson was invited to Indianapolis by Christian Theological Seminary, where he will receive an honorary doctorate degree at the seminary commencement exercises.
Parking is available for a nominal fee in the Natatorium Garage one block west of Inlow Hall. The IU Natatorium - IUPUI Sports Complex Garage is located at 901 West New York Street.

This event is co-sponsored by the following law school groups: PIHRL, International Human Rights Law Society, Amnesty International Law Chapter, Master of Laws Association, as well as the following organizations: Human Rights Works and the Center for Victim and Human Rights

For more information contact Professor Karen Bravo at kbravo@iupui.edu or 317-278-9117 or Professor George E. Edwards at 317-274-1917.