Archived Human Rights stories

Published Wednesday October 31 2018
Fracking and the Right to Protest
Catriona McGregor and Michael Oswald write in the Legal Action Group Journal about Fracking and the Right to Protest.
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Published Friday October 12 2018
Joint Committee On Human Rights inquiry into Immigration Detention
Bhatt Murphy with Garden Court chambers has provided written submissions for the Joint Committee on Human Rights’ inquiry into immigration detention.
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Published Thursday October 11 2018
Daphne Caruana Galizia deceased
The Constitutional Court in Malta has today found that the investigation into the assassination of the journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia is in breach of Article 2 of the European Convention on Human Rights due to the involvement of a senior police officer who had been a subject of her journalistic...
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Published Tuesday August 14 2018
Daphne Caruana Galizia
The family of Daphne Caruana Galizia has today called on the Prime Minister of Malta to establish a Public Inquiry into whether her assassination in October 2017 could have been avoided. This request submitted to the High Commissioner for Malta in London is supported by an Opinion prepared by...
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Published Thursday July 5 2018
Ministers to debate apology for historical adoption practices on 12 July.
In a victory for a long-running campaign by a group of birth mothers, Ministers will consider whether the government should apologise for “the pain and suffering that the practise of forced adoption caused many women from the 1960s onwards, and for the policies and practises which caused it". ...
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Memorial to Kamil and Bijan Read More
Race hate murder was avoidable Read More
Supreme Court finds that Northern Ireland’s abortion laws breach human rights Read More
Edward Daffarn, co-author of the Grenfell Action Group Blog interviewed by Channel 4 News Read More
Snoopers’ Charter ruled unlawful: Liberty wins first battle in challenge to Investigatory Powers Act Read More
The Daphne Project Read More
Daphne Caruana Galizia Read More
Terrorism, Policing and Human Rights Read More
Bhatt Murphy represent Liberty in ‘Snoopers Charter’ legal challenge Read More
Megan Phillips joins Bhatt Murphy partnership Read More
Mr Kamil Ahmad deceased Read More
‘Seni’s law’ in House of Commons for MPs’ vote Read More
Landmark review on deaths in police custody Read More
Kamil Ahmad deceased Read More
UN Special Rapporteur publishes 2016 UK report Read More
Concern at propoals to limit the Human Rights Act Read More
UN Intervention in Belhaj appeal Read More
UN Special Rapporteur publishes 2016 UK report Read More
Concern at propoals to limit the Human Rights Act Read More
Bhatt Murphy instructed in The People vs Snoopers charter legal challenge Read More
Access to Justice Commission – Interim Report Read More
Transgender rights in Criminal Justice Read More
Birth parents to deliver call for public enquiry Read More
Public Inquiry sought into adoption practices Read More
Transgender Europe Legal Network Seminar Read More
Bach report into legal aid Read More
RebLaw UK 2017 Read More