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The Round-Up: NI Change in Abortion Laws, and the Lord's Prayer Ban

Laura Profumo considers the latest human rights headlines.

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The High Court in Belfast today ruled that abortion legislation in Northern Ireland is in breach of the European Convention on Human Rights. 1,236 more words

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TTIP, Property Rights and Investor State Dispute Settlement (Part 1)

Recently increasing attention has been paid to the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Treaty (TTIP) and the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement  (CETA), two trade trade agreements between the EU and, respectively, the USA and Canada. 1,314 more words

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A Court's Intervention: The Ruling to Reduce CO2 Emissions

Leiden, a.d. XII Kal. Sep. MMDCCLXVIII A.U.C.,
This year a Dutch court reached the international headlines (Example) when it ruled that the Dutch government had to take measures to ensure the Dutch population would reduce its CO2 emissions with 25% compared to 1990 by 2020 ( 824 more words

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