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Research streams

US law courts, that inform the Criminal Justice research cluster

Criminal Justice in the United States

The Centre for American Legal Studies has a long history of informing criminal justice policy and practice across the United States through teaching, research, and expert advice.

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The Intergovernmental Process cluser, part of the Centre for American Legal Studies

Intergovernmental Relations

The Centre for American Legal Studies undertakes research projects investigating the various ways in which the legal system interacts with the political process.

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Judicial Process, a cluster within the Centre for American Legal Studies

Judicial Process

CALS members have research interests in the nature of judicial process in common law and civil jurisdictions and publish in this area.

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Human Rights campaigners

Human Rights in the Americas

This partnership uses BCU’s expertise with the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) to prepare stakeholder submissions for reviews as they become due..

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