A key case has found that the police criminal record checking system doesn’t do enough to allow people to move on from past criminal behaviour and allegations.
The UK has the Equality Act and the Human Rights Act, but it is also party to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, known commonly … Continued
The Court of Appeal has said it is not a human rights breach to prevent mixed-sex couples entering into civil partnerships. While the Court recognised that the government’s policy could … Continued
The UK government’s welfare reform policy has resulted in systematic violations of the human rights of disabled persons, according to the United Nations Committee on the Rights of Persons with … Continued
An man convicted under terrorism laws had his fair trial rights violated because he was wrongly treated by police as a witness rather than a suspect, the European Court of Human … Continued
Before becoming the UK’s Prime Minister, Theresa May launched an independent review into the application of sharia law in England and Wales. In this guest post, Olivia Percival explores what … Continued