Judge Marrinan to be guest speaker at #NoPlaceforHate event

04 February 2020

Judge Desmond Marrinan

Judge Desmond Marrinan will join a panel of leading professional on Thursday 27 February at 6pm in The Great Hall, Belfast City Hall to look at the rising issue of online hate crime.

The #NoPlaceforHate event will be held in association with the Police Service of Northern Ireland and Belfast Policing and Community Safety Partnership.

The panel, including PSNI Deputy Chief Constable Mark Hamilton (National Police Chiefs Council Lead), Chara Bakalis (Principal Lecturer in Law, Oxford Brookes University), and Paul Giannasi (National Police Hate Crime Advisor) will examine what a hate crime is in the digitial world, how online hate crime is being dealt with by the criminal justice system and what support is available for victims.