Human Rights Law

Reforms to UK Human Rights Laws Must Not Weaken Protection

Nils Muižnieks | Posted 04.02.2016 | UK Politics
Nils Muižnieks

The future of human rights protection in the United Kingdom is on the verge of change as the government prepares its consultation to replace the Human Rights Act with a Bill of Rights. The consultation stage represents a critical step whose result I hope will dispel fears of regression in the UK's commitment to human rights.

Amal Clooney Shuts Down Journalist's Sexist Question

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Amal Clooney has shut down a sexist journalist in the best way ever after being asked about her outfit choice. The human rights lawyer and activist...

Young Offender's Human Rights Breached...

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK

A curfew that prevented a young offender from going outside to smoke at night has been changed because a judge ruled it breached the boy's human right...