Against the Winds of Tyranny: International Habeas Corpus, Human Rights, and the Rule of Law

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

UI Center for Human Rights Associate Director Brian Farrell will discuss how the international right to judicial review of the legality of a person’s detention protects human rights and promotes the rule of law.

The short lecture will be followed by a reception in the Supreme Court Chamber celebrating the publication of Farrell’s book, Habeas Corpus in International Law.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Kat Litchfield in advance at or 319-335-3900.

Old Capitol Museum
21 North Clinton Street
Room: Senate Chamber
Iowa City, IA 52240