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Thursday, 26 June 2014, 6:00PM
Barnard's Inn Hall

Religion, the Rule of Law and Discrimination

The Rt Hon. Sir Terence Etherton
This address will explore the development of the law's approach at the intersection between, on the one hand, the manifestation of religious beliefs and, on the other, the protection and promotion of secular values.
It charts the shift from the historic protection of Christian orthodoxy, through the development of anti-discrimination legislation, to the recent domestic and European legislation and case law which have provided a coherent framework for the balancing of these rights consistent with the values of the Rule of Law.
 
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The Rt Hon. Sir Terence Etherton is currently Chancellor of the High Court, the head of the Chancery Division of the High Court of England and Wales. 

In 2009 Sir Terence was appointed President of the Council of the four Inns of Court (COIC) for a three year term.

He was also made an Honorary Professor at Kent University in 2011.

He became the honorary President of the Property Bar Association and also the Chairman of the Trust Law Committee In 2012.

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26 June 2014

Religion, the Rule of Law and Discrimination
The Rt Hon. Sir Terence Etherton

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