The Accountability of MPs for the Decision to Use Armed Force Outside the UK, 23 March 2017

Professor Peter Rowe (Lancaster University) will examine the possibility of holding Members of Parliament accountable for the decision to use military force abroad.

Professor Peter Rowe will be leading a research seminar on the possibility of holding MPs accountable for any decision to use military force abroad. He is the author of the recent book Legal Accountability and Britain's Wars 2000-2015 (Routledge 2016), which discusses the manner in which Britain’s wars have interacted with the principles of international and English law for the purpose of legal accountability.


Venue: Jan Grodecki Room (FJ164)

Date and time: Thursday, 23 March 2017, 3:00-5:00 pm

Open to: Staff and research students

Contact: For more information email

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