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Why we need the Human Rights Act

Justice Secretary Liz Truss confirmed yesterday that the Conservative government are still dedicated to scrapping the Human Rights Act, in the wake of rumours that Theresa May has ordered a review into the proposition for the new Bill of Rights that will replace it. 738 more words


Liberté, égalité, fraternité

French authorities continue to trample on religious freedom

French police have forced a sunbathing woman to strip on a Nice beach following a recent ban on the… 403 more words

Law And Politics

Why the European Convention on Human Rights should be important to young people

Since the UK’s decision to leave the European Union was announced, there has been further discussion of whether the UK should now choose to remain or withdraw from the European Convention on Human Rights ( 677 more words

Human Rights

Kasus Al-Skeini, Logika (Konyol) Imperalisme Hak Asasi Manusia

Kasus Al Skeini dkk v. United Kingdom merupakan kasus yang cukup signifikan bagi mereka yang ingin memahami penegakan hak asasi manusia (HAM) di kawasan Eropa, khususnya yang berada di wilayah yurisdiksi Pengadilan HAM Eropa (the European Court of Human Rights). 749 more words


Surrogacy: the ECtHR (yet again) fails to address the real issue

On 21 July 2016, the European Court of Human Rights has a new judgment concerning cases of two cases of (illegal) commercial surrogacy. The applications in… 378 more words


Turkey: Military coups and the death penalty have a long history in Turkey -- But President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has alarmed European Union and NATO leaders

ANKARA (AFP) – President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s suggestion that Turkey might reinstate the death penalty to punish those involved in last week’s failed coup bid has alarmed European leaders. 599 more words


Implications on Human Rights

The migrant crisis in the recent past has marked an uptick in the right wing propaganda across the European continent. For people concerned about human rights – the provisions for economic, political, social and cultural rights in the international scenario that still serve as the best mechanisms for the protection of human dignity, justice, solidarity, remain largely at stake. 423 more words