In justifying their defence of Austria’s ‘blasphemy law’, its judges seem to be not just expanding but changing the relevant protections in the Convention.
Posts Tagged: European Court of Human Rights
Siblings who have lived together for many years should be entitled to the same rights and protections.
Tatchell defends anti-abortion protests – and tells how he got Cameron and Johnson to support same-sex marriage
The veteran LGBT campaigner says the former Prime Minister’s aides “were terrified I might try and kiss him, or superglue myself to the Cabinet table”.
Noel Malcolm warns that the European Court of Human Rights has become a threat to democracy.
Given its majority and manifesto, the Government cannot take on both delivering Brexit and quitting the court. But it must stand fast against the Charter of Fundamental Rights.
Ulster citizens deserve the same marriage rights as their fellow Britons. But a recent bid to secure them through the courts was wrong.
Thousands of inmates could become a significant proportion of the electorate in particular local wards.
Our survey and the manifesto. How party members ranked the policies – from Brexit to the energy price cap. Full list.
Willingness to leave the EU with no deal, but to pay for specific programmes, is popular. Intervention in businesses and the economy is not.
But that doesn’t mean that she can afford to try to run this election on a timid manifesto. This remains the party’s best chance to win a mandate for tough choices.
Edward Faulks: This opportunity to repeal the Human Rights Act, quit the ECHR and bring justice home may not come again
There are good reasons for placing all this in the “too difficult” box. But if Brexit was about anything, it was about sovereignty.
The Brexit vote has changed everything – including the context for any withdrawal from the European Court of Human Rights.
Enshrining the doctrine of reasonable accommodation in the Bill would substantially improve the status quo.
The second part of our mini-series on the growth of judicial power.
The campaign against the paper is not so much about a headline last week, but about shifting the balance of media power to the left.
Advice to the Government’s transitional team.