Human Rights Practice

2015 | Adam Straw |

Adam Straw was a contributing editor in Article 2 (2015): Simor QC and Emmerson QC (Ed), Human Rights Practice.


Providing comprehensive information on this important and complex field, Human Rights Practice:

  • Explains the Human Rights Act 1998 and its impact on domestic law
  • Guides you, chapter-by-chapter, through each Article and Protocol of the European Convention on Human Rights
  • Contains extensive case law from both the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg and UK courts
  • Covers key Convention principles developed by the Court and the Commission, such as proportionality and necessity
  • Details the procedures you need to follow when taking a case to Strasbourg, including time limits, legal aid, levels of compensation and representative action and evidence
  • Contains all relevant primary material and reproduces the Human Rights Act 1998 in full
  • Includes a range of useful material including the rules of the European Court of Human Rights, the composition of the Court, list of useful website links, plus much more

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