Right to Life in UK Law
- The Right to Life on the Battlefield
The Evolving Jurisprudence of the European Convention concerning the Right to Life
Article 2 of the European Convention protects the foremost of all rights – the right to life. Until recently it has received little judicial attention from the European Court and Commission. This a...
- The Right to Life and the Use of Lethal Force
- The Right to Life under the European Convention on Human Rights
- The Burke Case: The Terminally Ill Patient and The Right To Life
Lost on the Way Home? The Right to Life in Northern Ireland
This article starts from the premise that, through the Belfast Agreement, the Human Rights Act 1998 (HRA) was invested with a ‘transitional justice’ function in Northern Ireland, unlike in the rest...
Bubbins v United Kingdom: Civil Remedies and the Right to Life
This analysis considers the judgement of the European Court of Human Rights in Bubbins v United Kingdom.1 In this case the Court examined the shooting by the police of an unarmed individual. The Co...
Part A: Articles: Denouement of the Deaths on the Rock: the Right to Life of Terrorists
This paper analyses the controversial judgment by the European Court of Human Rights in McCann and Others vs. UK. The case concerned the infamous 1988 shootings by British counterterrorist forces o...
- Elizabeth Wicks, The Right to Life and Conflicting Interests, Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2010, 288 pp, hb £50.00.
Demonstrably Awful: The Right to Life and the Selective Non‐Treatment of Disabled Babies and Young Children
Twenty‐five years ago it was common practice to bring about the deaths of some children with learning disabilities or physical impairments. This paper considers a small number of landmark cases in ...
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