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Resources tagged with "ECHR"
October 15 2012 | Conference papers
Issues and central principles arising out of both cases, including the assessment duty, the positive obligations owed to disabled people under Article 8 ECHR, the use of the Resource Allocation Schemes to calculate 'indicative budgets', and the duty to meet assessed needs where 'necessary'. The barristers, who between them acted for the claimants in both cases, discuss how the central principles of the cases can and should be applied in future challenges to community care decisions.
October 13 2011 | Audio files
Talking on the issue of a bill of rights for the UK. Recorded at PLP’s annual ‘Judicial Review Trends and Forecasts’ conference, October 2011.
October 13 2011 | Conference papers
Lord Lester provides a discussion on the tensions between the UK Supreme Court and the European Court of Human Rights.
July 14 2011 | Conference papers
The paper provides considerations on the international law and comparative law, and when it is relevant to apply them in practice in the UK, including incorporation of international treaties and customary international law into domestic law and the direct applicability of the EU Treaty.