Practice Notes: Human rights

Levelling up: public funding for inquest representation

Jonathan Wheeler reflects on the necessity for legal aid for bereaved families at inquests

31 Jan 2022

A rupture in the Counter-Terrorism and Sentencing Act 2021

Cathál MacPartholán considers counter-terrorism sentencing legislation and new

31 Jan 2022

Deepfake research grant

Deepfakes are threatening the reliability of evidence

10 Jan 2022

European Court of Human Rights dismisses 'gay cake' case

The ruling brings the seven-year legal battle to a close 

06 Jan 2022

R (AB) v Secretary of State for Justice [2021]: An unwavering allegiance to Strasbourg case law?

Joe Hume explores the UKSC’s position on solitary confinement

04 Jan 2022

Bill of Rights will 'drive coach and horses' through human rights law

The Law Society and human rights experts share concerns over the proposed overhaul 

23 Dec 2021

Human Rights Act consultation

The consultation closes in March 2022

14 Dec 2021

Human Rights Day

The Law Society has honoured those who defended human rights in Afghanistan

10 Dec 2021

The past, present and uncertain future of US abortion law

Alexia Korberg, Daniella Lorenzo and Tatiana Laing assess the struggles to protect reproduction

09 Dec 2021

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