The UK government’s proposed derogation from the European Convention on Human Rights is based on inconsistent reasoning and would mark a departure from the justifications usually offered, writes Dimitrios Kagiaros. He argues that, rather than insulate UK soldiers from court challenges, the derogation could in fact weaken their human rights protections, and that it could signal yet another confrontation between the UK and the Strasbourg court.
|Media of output||Blog|
|Publisher||The University of Edinburgh|
|Publication status||Published - 12 Oct 2016|
- Human Rights Act