Doctor of Laws

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an honorary law degree


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Ravi Shankar joins an international group of eminent people who have been honoured by the University of Melbourne with the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws.
Wallace is hoping this result will spark a revival and, depending on how Doctor Of Laws is assessed, he hopes to target the Dr Fong colt at a valuable nursery.
The Master of the Rolls and Head of the Civil Justice, Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers, will be made an honorary doctor of laws by the university.
Distinguished Professor of Law and former dean of Suffolk Law School, retired Chief Administrative Justice of the Massachusetts Trial Court, honorary Doctor of Laws
Accepting the accolade in a ceremony at De Montfort Hall, Johnson joked of the irony of becoming a Doctor of Laws despite his "rather chequered career".
Reversing an earlier decision, the Bar Board of Governors has said it is alright for a lawyer who has a juris doctor degree to say in a Spanish-language ad that he is a "doctor en leyes," or doctor of laws.
Antigonish, NS -- Former federal NDP leader (1995-2003) Alexa McDonough received an honorary Doctor of Laws from St.
Mum of three Jane, 40, who has terminal cancer, wiped away tears as she was made a Doctor of Laws by Dundee University.
Lady Boothroyd, who was the first woman to occupy the position, was made a Doctor of Laws by St Andrews University.
Lady Boothroyd, once described as a combination of headmistress, nanny and pub landlady, was made a Doctor of Laws by St Andrews University.
Professor Ken Overshott, the retired principal of the University of Wales College, Newport, will be given a Doctor of Laws degree.
Bill Morris, leader of the Transport and General Workers Union, received an honorary degree as Doctor of Laws at Birmingham University yesterday.
He is now a Doctor of Laws after the ceremony in the Philhar-monic Hall.
Archbishop Tutu will receive an honorary doctor of laws degree from the University of Toronto on Feb.
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