Is There a Fundamental Tension at the Heart of the Human Rights Act?
5 Pages Posted: 16 Jun 2017
Date Written: June 14, 2017
The present paper argues that the discontents with the existing system of human rights protection in the United Kingdom that was created by the Human Rights Act do have a valid core and it is not unreasonable to claim that the system has a built-in structural flaw.
Keywords: Human Rights Act 1998, ECHR, Human Rights, Constitutional Review
JEL Classification: K10
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