Tyrannical governments, unlike our own, just ignore the ECHR when they don’t like its judgments
Topic: European Court of Human Rights
There are, we are told, 800 million people for whom the ECHR is the last recourse against tyrannical governments. But does this argument really hold water?
Barrister Neil Addison says that David Cameron’s assurances to churches are worthless
The European Court has confirmed once again that everything does not go
Abu Hamza is off to face US justice, and not before time. But the case of Babar Ahmad seems different: will he now undergo yet another extradition injustice?
He doesn’t even know the charges against him: so much for justice being seen to be done
The MP for Buckingham jumps on every liberal bandwagon that presents itself
David Mellor, former Home Office Minister, says we are under no legal obligation to obey the Strasbourg Court’s ruling on Abu Qatada. Is he right? No one’s denied it
If he is, let’s have this poisonous man on the next plane back to Amman
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Archbishop Smith says courts are wrongfully penalising Christians by incorrectly interpreting human rights laws
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