Posts tagged "European Court of Human Rights"
European Court of Human Rights
Dr Helen O’Nions, Nottingham Law School
The International right to seek and enjoy asylum found in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights is now under considerable threat.
At least 300 people are thought to have died in the Mediterranean as yet another group of migrants attempted the dangerous crossing to Europe.
In a ruling from 2004, the European Court of Human Rights ruled that it was unlawful for the UK to impose a blanket ban on prisoners to vote in general elections.