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    The European Convention for Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms is more commonly known as ‘the Convention’ was introduced by the Council of Europe in 1950 and was then enforced in 1953. The reason for the Convention being introduced was to prevent events which occurred during the World War Two from occurring again. The aim of the Convention was to protect individuals’ rights against infringements by the state. The Human Rights Act 1998 developed Convention rights into UK

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    EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE I. Issue This study addresses a scenario in which a woman has suffered domestic violence at the hands of her husband and which her two children have been witness to repeatedly with the police claiming they can do nothing because it is a domestic issue. The woman in this scenario sought a protection order from the court which denied her such protection and subsequently requested assistance from the Ministry of the Interior who also denied her

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    statement 'The European Convention on Human Rights exists to guarantee legal protection to fundamental rights'. It will examine how rights are protected in law and the way the UK approaches the protection of these rights. Explanation will be made of the way that the UK addresses the implementation of the rights in the English legal system. Issues such as conflicting rights and legal limitations will also be considered. An evaluation will be made of whether or not The Human Rights Act 1998 protects

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    Impact of the European Convention on Human Rights on UK Law In democratic societies, it is usually felt that there are certain basic rights which should be available to everyone. These rights tend to vary in different legal systems but they generally include such freedoms as the right to say, think and believe what you like (freedom of expression, thought and conscience), and to form groups with others (freedom of assembly). Most democratic countries have a written Bill of Rights, which lays

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    European Convention of Human Rights Analysis

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    The right to a fair trial has a vital importance in the European Convention of Human Rights, due to the fact of the huge number of applications and its jurisprudence. Fair trial is the pillar concerning the rule of law and a part of the common heritage, in civil and criminal cases in a democratic society. Article 6 allow individuals to have fair proceedings in criminal cases, and to award damages in civil cases. Furthermore, most states in Europe developed their domestic law, in order to comply

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    because the protestors had possessed them. One of the constitutional issues in this case is that the protestors had the right to protest as stipulated in the European Convention on Human Rights. According to article 10 and 11 of the convention, all citizens had the right to protest and to have their grievances heard. This means that the protestors were exercising their rights by protesting against the activities in the London Stock Exchange, and hence the slogans accompanying their protest, ‘Occupy

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    citizen and country without simultaneously violating international obligations. In the case of border and national security in European Union member states, this balancing must take into account the requirements undertaken and agreed to within the European Convention on Human Rights and the similar duties put into effect by the European Union charter and treaty. These European Union members include but are not limited to: Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands

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    Rights of Life

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    the protection of human rights has increased significantly and becomes the most challenge for the organizations of human rights. It occupies not only the specialist but a public as a whole public all over the world. The United Nation defined the human rights as ’’rights underlying to all human beings, regardless of place of residence, sex, our nationality or ethnic origin, , religion, colour language, or any other status. people are all equally entitled to our human rights without discrimination

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    protection of human rights by the help of the ECtHR. Shortly after Protocol 14 the Committee of Ministers of the CoE recalled „its mission to take measures in order to guarantee the long-term effectiveness of the control system instituted by the Convention (Council of Europe 2004)“. In this section some of the steps taken as well as issues that remain problematic will be highlighted. Let us start with a more general debate about both nature and purpose of the European human rights system: As the

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    The Effect of English Law on the Right to Marry and Found a Family Article 12 states 'Men and women of marriageable age have the right to marry and found a family, according to the national laws governing the existence of this right'. The European Court held that there is no one European-wide view of what marriage is and so each country is given a margin of 'appreciation' to decide how it understands marriage.[1] Therefore, if taken literally, this article seems to give English law the power

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