Tag: International Law

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Structure of Human Rights Act
18th Mar 2021
Introduction: The Human Rights Act 1998 (HRA) is an outstanding pieces of legislation in the last decade and therefore needs no further introduction. It always ......

Constitutional Implications on Human Rights
18th Mar 2021
Introduction: Constitutional Implications on Human Rights.Taking as example at least two of the Articles of the European Convention on Human Rights,(now incorporated into domestic law following the Human Rights Act 1998), explain the constitutional implications, with particular reference to the role of the judiciary....

Human Rights Act Responsibilities and Freedoms
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: The Human Rights Act 1998… has transformed our system of law into one of positive rights, responsibilities and freedoms, where before we had only the freedom to do what was not prohibited...

Regional Human Rights Mechanisms
7th Jan 2021
Introduction: This essay will explain the functioning and effectiveness of regional systems and analyse whether they are more effective than universal systems....

Preservation of the Environment
7th Jan 2021
Introduction: The protection and preservation of the environment is one of the most important issues facing humankind today. The centrality of this issue was demonstrated when the Nobel Peace Prize for 2007 was awarded to AL Gore and the Inter Governmental Panel on Climate Change for their efforts to build up...

Universalism and Cultural Relativism
7th Jan 2021
Introduction: According to the quote from Perry, we may see the view of universalism of human rights, since he said every human being is sacred....

Human Rights Obligations of Corporations
7th Jan 2021
Introduction: Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of free......

Role of Culture, Tradition, Religion
7th Jan 2021
Introduction: The dilemma which arises in the concept of the role of culture, tradition, religion in universality of human rights have been a major concern right from day one, as the meaning of universality of human rights and the principles...

Overview of the Doctrine of Self Defence
6th Jan 2021
Introduction: On September 11, 2001, the United States was attacked. Hijackers turned passenger planes into missiles and used them to destroy the World Trade ......

Self-defense
6th Jan 2021
Introduction: Since the Geneva Convention in 1949, the world has developed its technologies considerably, and the scope of the right of a nation to use force as an act of 'self-defense' is expanding (Antonopoulos, 2008)....

Kaitamaki v R
4th Jan 2021
Introduction: The defendant was convicted of breaking into the victim’s flat and raping her twice. There was no dispute that sexual intercourse had taken place on two......

Greig v Insole - 1978
30th Dec 2020
Introduction: A private sports promoter entered into contracts with leading cricketers for a series of test matches. The international cricketing governing body (ICC)......

Right to Environment of Human Right
11th Dec 2020
Introduction: Of late the worldwide society has amplified its alertness on the relationship between environmental dilapidation and human rights abuses.Exercise and enjoyment of Human Rights by all the people is necessary for full development as human beings....