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New Technology Law and Innovation LLM programme offered by the Faculty
Date:04 October 2022

In this one-year LLM programme, students will think creatively and learn from our leading researchers in the field of technology law.

The use of artificial intelligence in war
Date:04 October 2022

AI-based or AI-enabled weapons are not the futuristic robots that you might know too well if you are a sci-fi fan, such as the ones you might have seen in The Terminator. But the risks linked to the use of AI in war can still cause widespread damage and have profound ethical, legal, and socio-political implications.

Jamie Behrendt develops website on micro electricity grids in the European Union
Date:03 October 2022

PhD researcher Jamie Behrendt has created a unique website that provides a map of existing and developing microgrids in Europe.

New Law Faculty building named after Bernard Röling
Date:16 September 2022

The new building of the Faculty of Law at Oude Boteringestraat 18 will be named: The Röling Building, named after Prof Bernard Röling.

Prof. Brigit Toebes wins CISDL Legal Specialist Award 2022
Date:18 August 2022

Through their knowledge, professional skills and insights, recipients of the CISDL International Legal Specialist Awards demonstrate a serious, significant longstanding commitment to advancing peace, justice and sustainable development in the world.

Prestigieuze TPR-wisselleerstoel voor prof. Dorothy Gruyaert
Date:26 July 2022

Gedurende het academisch jaar 2022-2023 zal prof. Gruyaert verschillende colleges verzorgen voor studenten van onze faculteit en voor het Honours College.

NWO Open Competition grant awarded to Anne Ruth Mackor for research 'Preventing Miscarriages of Justice'
Date:19 July 2022

Over the last 20 years, wrongful convictions, such as Lucia de Berk (the Netherlands), Sally Clark (the United Kingdom) and Thomas Quick (Sweden), have raised serious concerns about errors that judges make in the evaluation of evidence. This has fuelled academic and societal debate on how judges and other legal factfinders can learn to reason more rationally about evidence in criminal cases.

Brigit Toebes new scientific director of Aletta Jacobs School of Public Health
Date:12 July 2022

On the recommendation of the Board of the University of Groningen, Brigit Toebes will be the new scientific director of the Aletta Jacobs School of Public Health (AJSPH) as from 1 September 2022. Toebes, Professor of Health Law in a Global Context, will succeed Jochen Mierau, who announced his departure in February.

Nieuw WODC-onderzoek naar Italiaanse antimaffiawetgeving
Date:11 July 2022

In opdracht van het Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek- en Documentatiecentrum (WODC) zal de Vakgroep Strafrecht & Criminologie van de Faculteit Rechtsgeleerdheid van de Rijksuniversiteit Groningen onderzoek verrichten naar de Italiaanse bestrijding van maffiacriminaliteit.

John Morijn's inaugural lecture published in Polish and Hungarian newspapers
Date:06 July 2022

The text of Professor John Morijn's inaugural lecture was published almost in its entirety in Polish in the Polish newspaper last weekend.

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