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About Rory O'Connell

Rory O’Connell is director of the Transitional Justice Institute and professor of human rights and constitutional law at the University of Ulster. He tweets @rjjoconnell.

Articles by Rory O'Connell

This week's editors

Cat Tully and Allie Bobak introduce this week's theme: Participation and foresight – putting people at the heart of the future

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Secret prisons, disappearances and torture

In a ruling described by Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch as “landmark”, the European Court of Human Rights has passed excoriating judgment on the US “war on terror” following the attacks of 2001.

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