Dr Liora Lazarus


Journal Articles


L Lazarus and Ryan Goss, 'Criminal Justice under the UK Human Rights Act: dynamic interaction between domestic and international law' (2013) Singapore Academy of Law Journal 


L Lazarus, Adam Tomkins and Helen Fenwick, 'Terrorist asset-freezing - Continuing flaws in the current scheme' (2011) 25 International Review of Law, Computers and Technology 117 


L Lazarus, 'Conceptions of Liberty Deprivation' (2006) 69 Modern Law Review 738



L Lazarus, Contrasting Prisoners' Rights: A Comparative Examination of England and Germany (OUP 2004)



L Lazarus and Natasha Simonsen, 'Democratic Deliberation and Judicial Review' in Murray Hunt (ed), Parliament and Human Rights: Redressing the Democratic Deficit (Oxford University Press 2013) (forthcoming) 

L Lazarus, 'The Right to Security' in Rowan Cruft, Matthew Liao and Massimo Renzo (eds), The Philosophical Foundations of Human Rights (Oxford University Press 2013) (forthcoming) 


L Lazarus, Benjamin Goold and Caitlin Goss, 'Control without Punishment: Understanding Coercion' in Jonathan Simon and Richard Sparks (eds), Handbook of Punishment and Society (Sage Press 2012)

L Lazarus, 'Positive Obligations and Criminal Justice: Duties to Protect or Coerce' in Julian Roberts and Lucia Zedner (eds), Principled Approaches to Criminal Law and Criminal Justice: Essays in Honour of Professor Andrew Ashworth (Oxford University Press 2012)

L Lazarus, 'Rights Persuasion: A response to Jeremy Waldron' in Kate Tunstall (ed), Self Evident Truths?: Human Rights and the Enlightenment (Bloomsbury 2012)

Response to Jeremy Waldron's Amnesty Lecture on Hate Speech.

L Lazarus, 'The Right to Security - Securing Rights or Securitizing Rights' in Dickinson et al (ed), Examining Critical Perspectives on Human Rights (Cambridge University Press 2012)


L Lazarus, 'Inspecting the Tail of the Dog' in Melissa McCarthy (ed), Incarceration and Human Rights (Manchester University Press 2010)


L Lazarus, 'Mapping the Right to Security' in Benjamin J Goold and Liora Lazarus (eds), Security and Human Rights (Hart Publishing 2007)

L Lazarus and BJ Goold, 'Security and Human Rights: The Search for a Language of Reconcilliation' in Benjamin J Goold and Liora Lazarus (eds), Security and Human Rights (Hart Publishing 2007)

Edited books


L Lazarus, Chris McCrudden and Nigel Bowles (eds), Reasoning Rights: Comparative Judicial Engagement (Hart Publishing 2014) (forthcoming)


L Lazarus and BJ Goold (eds), Security and Human Rights (Hart 2007)

Internet Publications


L Lazarus, 'The Composition of the UK Bill of Rights Commission' (2011) UK Constitutional Law Group Blog


L Lazarus, 'The President, The Prosecutor, and the Secular Priest: corruption, politics and the courts - Jacob Zuma v National Director of Public Prosecution' (2008) Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 46/2008



L Lazarus, 'How about a British Bill of Rights?' (2013) The Ship 57



L Lazarus, 'Civilizing Security by I Loader and N Walker' (2008) Public Law Winter


L Lazarus, 'Delivering Rights: How the Human Rights Act is Working by J Jowell and J Cooper' (2004) Public Law Winter



L Lazarus and others, 'The Evolution of Fundamental Rights Charters and Case Law: A Comparison of the United Nations, Council of Europe and European Union Systems' (European Parliament Directorate General for Internal Policies 2011)


L Lazarus, A Tomkins and H Fenwick, 'Submission in response to HM Treasury: Public Consultation: Draft Terrorist Asset-Freezing Bill (Cm 7852)' (2010)

L Lazarus, 'The Human Rights Framework Relating to the Handling, Investigation and Prosecution of Rape Complaints, Annex A to the Stern Report on The Handling of Rape Complaints' (2010)


L Lazarus, Benjamin Goold, Rajendra Desai and Qudsi Rasheed, 'The Relationship Between Rights and Responsibilities' (Ministry of Justice Research Series 18/09 2009)


L Lazarus, BJ Goold and G Swiney, 'Public Protection, Proportionality and the Search for Balance' (Ministry of Justice Research Series 10/07 2007)

Pro Bono


Kate Mitchell, Tamas Szigeti and L Lazarus, 'Mass surveillance and civil liberties: A Comparative Study of Laws Governing Mass Surveillance Programs' (2013)


Sandra Fredman, Chris McConnachie and L Lazarus, 'Comparative Hate Speech Law: Oxford Pro Bono Publico Memorandum for the Legal Resources Centre (South Africa)' (2011)  

Laura Hilly, Lawrence Hill-Cawthorne and L Lazarus, 'Reconciling domestic superior courts with the ECHR and the ECtHR: A Comparative Perspective - Oxford Pro Bono Publico Report submitted to the British Bill of Rights Commission' (2011)

Alecia Johns, Hayley Hooper and L Lazarus, 'Supplementary Comparative Research on the use of Secret Evidence in the United States - Oxford Pro Bono Publico Report for the UK Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights' (2011) 

Anne Carter, Nabiya Syed, Ryan Goss and L Lazarus, 'The Use of Secret Evidence in Judicial Proceedings: A Comparative Survey - Report for the UK Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights' (2011) 


Miles Jackson, Patricia Jimenez Kwast and L Lazarus, 'Oxford Pro Bono Publico Memorandum for Reprieve UK and Clive Stafford Smith on Kiyemba v Obama ' (2009) 

Jennifer Robinson and L Lazarus, 'Obstacles for Victims of Corporate Human Rights Violations - Oxford Pro Bono Report for the UN Special Rapporteur on Business and Human Rights - Prof John Ruggie' (2008)   


Veronika Fikfak and L Lazarus, 'Legal Research to assist with the drafting of Amendments to the Law on Criminal Procedure of Bosnia-Herzegovina - Report by Oxford Pro Bono Publico for Judge Malik Hadziomeragic, Supreme Court of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina' (2005) 


Sarah McCosker, Ben Saul, Deborah Sandler and L Lazarus, 'US v AL QOSI Privileged Memo by Oxford Public Interest Lawyers (OXPIL) for Clive Stafford Smith ' (2004) 


L Lazarus and others, 'Submission to United Kingdom Joint Parliamentary Committeee of Human Rights on The Case for a Human Rights Commission (HL Paper 160, HC 1142)' (2001)

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