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The Tories attacks on the human rights act are nothing more than political noise-making

Gearty, Conor (2011) The Tories attacks on the human rights act are nothing more than political noise-making. British Politics and Policy at LSE (04 Oct 2011) Blog Entry.

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Abstract

This week at the Conservative Party conference, the Home Secretary Theresa May attacked the Human Rights Act, calling for it to be scrapped. Conor Gearty argues that this move is a nakedly political tactic, and provides seven reasons why the discussion about the apparent failings of the Human Rights Act is a false one.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2011 The Author
Library of Congress subject classification: J Political Science > JC Political theory
Sets: Departments > Law
Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Date Deposited: 02 Nov 2011 14:13
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/39253/

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