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“Civis Europeus sum” (Case 168/91 Konstantinidis, Opinion of AG Francis Jacobs, paragraph 46.)

Date: Tuesday 20th November 2012, 2.00pm

Venue: Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR

Registration: This event is free but advance registration required - to register email:

"Can EU citizens invoke that status in order to oppose any violation of fundamental rights, or is this still a forlorn hope ? There is a growing body of EU law that tackles the interrelationship between citizenship of the Union, criminal law and fundamental (human) rights. How far are we from having a portable suitcase of EU rights to take with us on holiday ?"