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FTF: About that NC Academic Freedom Alliance CCSS Slide

Wow! Talk about a heatwave of tempers from parents who hate Common Core in America! When I shared this revealing slide about all kinds of CCSS intents and buzzwords in NC’s current legislation, I had no idea so many folks would yell “Wait a minute! 824 more words

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Case Law, Strasbourg: Armellini v Austria, No violation of Article 10 in "football bribes" defamation case

In the case of Armellini v Austria (Judgment of 16 April 2015) the First Section of the Court of Human Rights dismissed an Article 10 complaint by applicants who had been found guilty of defaming professional footballers by accusing them of taking bribes. 1,051 more words


Caped Crusaders and Princely Rights - The Human Rights Round-Up

Laura Profumo runs through the week’s human rights headlines.

In the News:

The Conservative party published its manifesto last week. The document makes for curious reading, writes academic… 1,054 more words

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Transparency in the Court of Protection: press should be allowed names

A healthcare NHS Trust v P & Q EWCOP (13 March 2015) – read judgment

The Court of Protection has clarified the position on revealing the identity of an incapacitated adult where reporting restrictions apply. 801 more words

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Refuge in Audacity?

…or a long story on a lot of not very much.

It’s been a busy few weeks for me. In the past few weeks on the Diploma I’ve had 6 or 7 assessments, some written, some oral and some both. 2,034 more words


Reporting restriction orders and anonymisation

This Court of Protection case raised, and answered, an important question that was causing people doubts, in relation to Reporting Restriction Orders. It has broader implications than just Court of Protection cases. 1,800 more words

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