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Human rights under threat

Talk organised by the Romsey group

On Monday March 19 the Romsey group of Amnesty hosted a most interesting talk by Dr Claire Lugarre who is a lecturer in Human Rights Law at the Southampton Law School, part of Southampton University. 1,112 more words

Salisbury

What impact will Brexit have on the ECHR?

Unless you have been hiding in the shadows, you will be aware that on the 24th June 2016, the result of Brexit was announced. Britain voted to leave the European Union… 585 more words

ECHR

Ireland's Transgender Recognition

Up until recently, transgender people in Ireland were fighting a long battle to get their rights recognised under Irish law. Foy v An t-Ard Chláraitheoir (No. 455 more words

ECHR

Germany: Federal Administrative Court declares euthanasia legal in "extreme and exceptional cases"

The creeping progress of the Culture of Death has made an important leap forward in Germany, where the Bundesverwaltungsgericht (BVerwG, Federal Administrative Court) issued a decision that declares euthanasia to be legal in “extreme and exceptional cases”, without defining them… 364 more words

Germany