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De Menezes, New Face At Liberty, Wales Leading The Way… This Week’s Human Rights News

What we’ve been reading

After a decade of campaigning, the family of Jean Charles de Menezes have lost their battle at the European Court of Human Rights (BBC News). Read our coverage here.

Congratulations to Martha Spurrier who became the new Director at Liberty this week (BBC News)

Wales beats Canada when it comes to equality for transgender people (CBC News)

Edinburgh University has become the first UK higher education institution to cut buying goods that use raw materials linked to wars in the developing world (The Guardian)

“FIFA has failed almost completely to stop the World Cup being built on human rights abuses” says Amnesty (International Business Times)

Manchester sex workers’ rights case collapses after five years (The Guardian)

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Unicorns existed! Kind of (Buzzfeed)

The boy’s got style (Mirror)

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Charlotte Thomas

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Charlotte was a Senior Creative Manager at Universal Music for five years before studying for an LLM in Human Rights. She has worked with organisations campaigning on a range of issues including women's rights and indefinite detention. View all posts by Charlotte Thomas.
De Menezes, New Face At Liberty, Wales Leading The Way… This Week’s Human Rights News
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