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20 years of Human Rights Act

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How criminal procedure thinks about international human rights

'Law at Goldsmiths' inaugural annual criminal justice symposium at the British Academy. Exploring how human rights impact upon criminal procedure. This international, interdisciplinary, symposium will bring together criminal procedure, evidence and human rights...
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Human Rights with a (Brexit) Use-By Date

The Government continues to treat European human rights, incorporated by the Human Rights Act (HRA) into UK law, like supermarket products with a use-by date: we can enjoy them for now, but the government reserves the right to take them away after Brexit. The...

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Knowing Our Rights-Inner Temple Inter-University Moot 2018

Knowing Our Rights-Inner Temple Inter-University Moot 2018

The Knowing Our Rights (KOR) research project, sponsored in part by The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple, is pleased to announce the inauguration of an inter-university human rights mooting competition. Inspired by KOR’s goal of increasing understanding of the...

Brexit as a human rights issue

Brexit as a human rights issue

"Research undertaken by 'Knowing Our Rights' and 'Britain in Europe' experts on the impact of Brexit on human rights is helping give the entire debate on Brexit a crucial human rights dimension. The argument, in particular, that the continued uncertainty over the...

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Human Rights with a (Brexit) Use-By Date

Human Rights with a (Brexit) Use-By Date

The Government continues to treat European human rights, incorporated by the Human Rights Act (HRA) into UK law, like supermarket products with a use-by date: we can enjoy them for now, but the government reserves the right to take them away after Brexit. The...

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Eltham Hill School visit

Eltham Hill School visit

On September 19th, we delivered another human rights workshop to A level students at Eltham Hill School, a girls school in south-east London. The students took a strong interest in issues relating to equality, the right against discrimination and the right to...

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What has the ECHR ever done for the UK?

What has the ECHR ever done for the UK?

On 9 November 2018, twenty years will have passed since the enactment of the Human Rights Act, which has incorporated the European Convention on Human Rights into UK domestic law. But this anniversary will be marked by continued uncertainty about the future operation...

What has the ECHR ever done for the UK?

What has the ECHR ever done for the UK?

On 9 November 2018, twenty years will have passed since the enactment of the Human Rights Act, which has incorporated the European Convention on Human Rights into UK domestic law. But this anniversary will be marked by continued uncertainty about the future operation...

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European Convention on Human Rights was attacked as a proxy for the EU

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