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UKCLG: House of Lords Constitution Committee Call for Evidence.

The House of Lords Constitution Committee has launched a consultation exercise on the constitutional position of civil servants.  More information on this, and a chance to contribute, can be found … Continue reading

April 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

Mark Elliott: The Brighton Declaration: where now for the Human Rights Act and the Bill of Rights debate?

The Brighton Declaration, which emerged from last week’s High Level Conference on the Future of the European Court of Human Rights, has already attracted a substantial amount of comment—including by … Continue reading

April 25, 2012 · 8 Comments

Noreen O’Meara: Brighton rocked! Next steps for reforming the European Court of Human Rights

A blaze of controversy erupted over the disputed timing of Abu Qatada’s referral request to the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights this week.  Whilst raising a … Continue reading

April 20, 2012 · 7 Comments

UKCLG: Happy Easter

The Blog is now on a break over Easter.  We will return in May.  Have a nice vacation!

April 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

Helen Fenwick: An appeasement approach in the European Court of Human Rights?

This piece asks whether, in the light of UK proposals for the reform of the ECtHR, and in the wake of the outcry in the UK over the Qatada decision … Continue reading

April 5, 2012 · 16 Comments

UKCLG meeting: The referendum in the United Kingdom, 21 May 2012, 6 pm

UK Constitutional Law Group’s next meeting is on “The Referendum in the United Kingdom” (The 7th Italian-British Constitutional Conversation) Monday 21 May 2012, 6 pm Italian Cultural Institute of London, … Continue reading

April 5, 2012 · Leave a comment
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