PM Set To Push Ahead With Bill Of Rights… This Week's Human Rights News - RightsInfo

PM Set To Push Ahead With Bill Of Rights… This Week’s Human Rights News

What we’ve been reading…

David Cameron will push ahead with the Bill of Rights plans in the Queen’s Speech next week, with a consultation on the changes after the European Union referendum (The Telegraph)

The agency that sent a temp home because she wouldn’t wear high heels ended up changing its dress code policy – well done Nicola Thorp! Next stop: changing the law  (BBC News) (RightsInfo)

Plans for the Bill of Rights should be shelved, says a parliamentary committee (Daily Mail) (RightsInfo)

Nigeria demands back its stolen assets after PM corruption comments (Reuters)

The Joint Committee on Human Rights has criticised the government’s policy on the use of drones (The Telegraph) (RightsInfo)

Judge refuses to force hacker to reveal his passwords (The Guardian) (RightsInfo)

Mental health care would be in danger if the UK left the European Convention on Human Rights (The Independent)

Poetry is a perfect form to challenge human rights abuses (The Guardian)

On Twitter…

Good News…

Tanz’in’ere and other amazing shop-name puns (Buzzfeed)

Stolen dog can’t contain joy on being reunited with his owner, two years on. WARNING: Total tear-jerker (Winnebago Animal Services)

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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.
PM Set To Push Ahead With Bill Of Rights… This Week’s Human Rights News
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