UK Constitutional Law Association

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Conor Gearty: The Important Inconvenience of the Rule of Law

Omar Othman is a resident of this country – guilty of no crime and up to now facing no charges – whose home country wants to put him on trial … Continue reading

March 30, 2013 · 8 Comments

Tom Hickman: The Return of Abu Qatada (to the streets of London)

The Abu Qatada saga is proving to be a very expensive and very embarrassing headache for the British Government. Following his narrow victory in Strasbourg in January, in which he … Continue reading

November 14, 2012 · 2 Comments

Alison L. Young: Whose Convention Rights are they anyway?

It is probably an under-statement to say that the Human Rights Act 1998 is not Teresa May’s favourite statute. The decision to grant bail to Abu Qatada, following on from … Continue reading

February 12, 2012 · 3 Comments