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Face Coverings (Prohibition) Bill – Notes from the Second Reading

Anna Jobe is a third year PhD student at Durham Law School. Her thesis research concerns the regulation of religious symbols.

“I do not know what the definition of ‘draconian’ is, but it certainly does not sound very good, and I am sure that it does not apply to my Bill.” 1,862 more words

Human Rights

CEDO si Romania: Obrazul fin al justitiei.

De ceva vreme ma tot bantuie gandul sa redactez o critica la adresa Romaniei si a nivelului de implementare a standardelor internationale si regionale referitoare la drepturile fundamentale ale omului. 657 more words

Human Rights

The ECJ has declared the Data Retention Directive to be invalid – but what actual effect will it have?

Today the European Court of Justice has declared the Data Retention Directive to be incompatible with the European Convention on Human Rights, and therefore invalid. ( 706 more words

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European Court dumps the Data Retention Directive

It was inevitable. In December last year the European Court of Justice Advocate General, Pedro Cruz Villalón delivered his opinion on the EU Data Retention Directive, saying that it is incompatible with the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union. 574 more words

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NEWS RELEASE: UK Violations of EU Law and Child RIGHTS: naming an Indian Child contrary to Article 10

NEWS RELEASE                                                                                                        04 April 2014

UK VIOLATIONS of EU LAW and CHILD RIGHTS

Naming an Indian Child without Family, Religious Ceremony
and without the Father on its Birth Certificate…
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Public Interest Advocacy

Threat of UK Withdrawal from the European Convention on Human Rights: A dangerous political endeavour or a practical legal reality.

By Prosper Mwedzi

After battling to deport Abu Quatada, the government has made it known that it is considering a’ temporary withdrawal’ from the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). 960 more words

Civil Liberties And Human Rights

Salvesen v Riddell - Remedial Order

In a legal system that draws on precedent, legal commentators can be sucked into writing about a particular case again and again all too easily. In my case, this has happened with the… 893 more words

Land Reform