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Trump's 'Travel Ban' & its infringement on Human Rights

It is a reasonable assumption that you are all relatively familiar with the Executive Order which was invoked by Donald Trump on 27th January. This was heavily reported by the media as being a ‘Travel Ban’ but was also branded an “Anti-Muslim Ban”. 514 more words

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Rubio Dosamantes v. Spain - ECHR - Protection of Reputation

“In the case of Rubio Dosamantes v. Spain (application no. 20996/10) the European Court of Human Rights held, unanimously, that there had been:

a violation of Article 8 (right to respect for private and family life) of the European Convention on Human Rights.

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Observer letter

Letter in the Observer (19 February) from a group of lawyers stressing the importance of ECHR

Theresa May has repeatedly stated her feelings that Britain would be better served by leaving the…

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What are Human Rights?

It is important to have a basic understanding of Human Rights before engaging with this blog. Many of you will be very familiar with the concept but for those who are less familiar, hopefully this post will give you clarity. 231 more words

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Spain's Summary Returns to Morocco: A Case Pending Before the European Court of Human Rights

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The term “Hot Returns” refers to the “push-back” operations against migrants authorized by the Spanish government in Ceuta and Melilla. After many years denouncing the situation faced by migrants attempting to irregularly cross into Spain through Ceuta and Melilla, attention is now focused on the… 2,775 more words