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Professor Marie Fox

Research Lead for Liverpool Law School Law


Research Interests

Marie’s research is concerned with the legal governance of human and animal bodies, legal conceptions of embodiment and regulation of reproduction. Current projects focus on the place of companion animals in care homes, abortion travel and abortion law reform in Northern Ireland, governance of assisted reproductive technologies, and legal regulation of genital cutting. These studies are funded by the Dunhill Medical Trust, Wellcome Trust and Socio-legal Studies Association.

Research Grants

'He means the world to me'. Human rights implications of separating older people from their pets in residential care/nursing homes


November 2018 - October 2021