European court of human rights

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Viktor Orbán’s grip on Hungary’s courts threatens rule of law, warns judge
Csaba Vasvári’s claims of ‘overreach’ follow freeze on EU funds over concerns about judicial independence

Flora Garamvolgyi and Jennifer Rankin

14, Aug, 2022 @8:00 AM

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‘It’s a human rights issue’: young adults take Portugal climate crisis to court
Cláudia Agostinho, her siblings and cousins will have case heard at European court of human rights

Sandra Laville

11, Aug, 2022 @5:00 AM

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UK must curb influence of European human rights rules, says Braverman
Attorney general says it is ‘national priority’ to extricate UK from influence of European court of human rights

Peter Walker Political correspondent

10, Aug, 2022 @2:35 PM

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Archie Battersbee family says ‘no parent must go through this again’
Relatives say they want changes to how life-support cases are dealt with after 12-year-old died following withdrawal of care

Haroon Siddique Legal affairs correspondent

07, Aug, 2022 @4:29 PM

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Archie Battersbee dies after parents lose legal battle over life support
Mother says 12-year-old ‘fought until the end’ following withdrawal of treatment at Royal London hospital

Haroon Siddique and Miranda Bryant

06, Aug, 2022 @2:18 PM

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Archie Battersbee: parents say they will fight to move him to a hospice
Parents of 12-year-old say they should be allowed to choose where their son takes ‘his last moments’

Haroon Siddique Legal affairs correspondent and agency

03, Aug, 2022 @10:25 PM

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Suella Braverman out of Tory leadership race as Rishi Sunak leads with 101 votes - as it happened
Latest updates: 1922 committee announce latest vote tally

Andrew Sparrow

14, Jul, 2022 @5:00 PM

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Senior Council of Europe official urges UK not to repeal Human Rights Act
Council’s commissioner for human rights says replacing act with British bill of rights would send ‘wrong signal’

Haroon Siddique Legal affairs correspondent

04, Jul, 2022 @6:50 PM

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UK Home Office plans second flight to deport asylum seekers to Rwanda
Flight could take off within weeks and before court has ruled on whether scheme is lawful

Diane Taylor

03, Jul, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Surrogate girl, 6, loses battle to list her father on UK birth certificate
Child’s case argued that practice of naming surrogate mother’s husband breached her human rights

Diane Taylor

23, Jun, 2022 @10:13 AM

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The Guardian view on Raab’s bill of rights: liberty bent to prejudice | Editorial
Editorial: Plans to make universal rights subordinate to ministerial opinion and political whim mark a backwards step for British democracy

Editorial

22, Jun, 2022 @5:48 PM

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A British bill of rights? This draconian plan is a rights removal bill | Sacha Deshmukh
The government’s move to override the European court of human rights will leave UK citizens all the poorer, says Amnesty UK chief executive Sacha Deshmukh

Sacha Deshmukh

22, Jun, 2022 @10:14 AM

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