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On not being able to bridge the gap between the EU Fundamental Charter for Human Rights and the UK Human Rights Act

Dear Ms McNeill, Thank you for your reply of 2 December 2010 in which you emphasise that you are not looking for the Commission to intervene on individual cases but rather you are asking the Commission to close the gap … Continue reading

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Mind the Human Rights Gap: between the UN, the EU and the UK

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was adopted by the United Nations General Assemby in 1948 and contains 30 Articles. The European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) or Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms is … Continue reading

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