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Prisoner's Rights

It is said that a detained person has all the same rights under the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms 1950 as the average person. 1,044 more words


Pending Case NA (C-115/15): Four Questions For CJEU

European Union (EU) law can be potent stuff; its spectacularly emollient effects are totally life-changing for beneficiaries. Conversely, the abrasive national rules are fraught with treachery and only the fit survive. 4,884 more words

Article 8

Britain, Europe and Human Rights


The 2015 Conservative Party manifesto outline promised a withdrawal of the Human Rights Act and its replacement with a ‘ 584 more words


New publication: On 'judicial innovation' and self-restraint in the ECtHR

My latest article, co-authored with Kanstantsin Dzehtsiarou (Surrey, but soon to be of Liverpool) has been published in advance access format by the Human Rights Law Review… 602 more words


#RightsInfo extends its range

Rights Info has only been going four months but has already begun to establish itself in the human rights world.  It is dedicated to providing accurate information on the subject of human rights. 345 more words

Human Rights Act