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Defending the Human Rights Act

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The new Justice Secretary Liz Truss, and the third non-lawyer in a row to be appointed for the position, recently gave evidence to the… 908 more words


For drug addicts, drugs are a "human right" according to the ECtHR

The series of incredible “landmark rulings” emanating from the European Human Rights Court seems to be never ending.

Today a chamber of the Court has unanimously passed a… 66 more words

European Court Of Human Rights

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