It has been a tumultuous year for human rights in the UK and worldwide. Here are some of our top human rights stories of 2016. Happy new year to all.
Because of human rights, your boss can’t just spy on you, secret mass surveillance can be unlawful, and the blanket retention of our DNA data is not allowed. Human rights help guarantee our right to privacy from state intrusion.
Our award-winning Infographics are a great place to see how human rights effect Privacy
What Have Human rights done for Privacy?
Reporting of highly sensitive cases can be stopped
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A woman in a semi-vegetative state wanted to be allowed to die. A judge defended the privacy of her and her relatives through the first injunction stopping publication of private information on any social media, including Facebook and Twitter.