Just a quick compilation of some of the commentary on today’s Conservative’s Human Rights announcement.
Here is the document itself: “Protecting Human Rights in the UK”
Here is it marked up by Carl Gardner @carlgardner at Head of Legal: ““Protecting Human Rights in the UK”: the Tory human rights plan”
British Institute of Human Rights @BIHRhuman rights “Human rights proposals little more than act of vandalism says BIHR”
Conor Gearty @ConorGearty in The Guardian “The Tories’ proposal for a British bill of rights is incoherent, but they don’t care”
Schona Jolly @WomaninHavana in Huffington Post “The Future of Human Rights in Britain According to the Conservative Party”
Dr Mark Elliott @DrMarkElliott on ‘Public Law for Everyone’ “My analysis of the Conservative Party’s proposals for a British Bill of Rights”
Angela Patrick at UK Human Rights Blog @ukhumanrightsb ‘Incoherent, incomplete and disrespectful: The Conservative plans for human rights‘
Added 6th October:
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