I went to this at the behest of a friend and very good it was.
As a #rookienonlawyer I know sweet FA about Human Rights Law bar an awareness of the ECHR with the Articles.
Article 3 Prohibition of torture and degrading treatment
Article 6 Right to a Fair Trial
Something in Articles no 7 that forbids retrospective Criminalization..
I follow people who specialise in Human Rights : Hugh Southey QC, John Cooper QC, Adam Wagner I believe and have always had a nascent interest in them.
With all the Govts genociding of the Bar and dismantling of the CJS I wonder how we can [also] fight this battle??
Last month the UK Human Rights Blog co-hosted a fascinating panel discussion on the Future of Human Rights, held at Berwin Leighton Paisner – you can now watch the full debate on YouTube here or embedded below. More details on the panelists here and after the break.
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