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On the weekend of Nelson Mandela's birthday, prominent South Africans have united to urge the UK Government to reconsider plans to repeal the Human Rights Act.
Although the Government has delayed plans to replace the Human Rights Act with a British Bill of Rights and Responsibilities, many areas of concern remain, says Liberty.
Amnesty International has received a huge response to a crowdfunded newspaper adverts campaign calling on Justice Secretary Michael Gove to save the Human Rights Act.
If the Conservative Party wins the next election, it will scrap the Human Rights Act and replace it with a British Bill of Rights with “a whole range of caveats”, stated Justice Secretary Chris Grayling.
The civil liberties and human rights organisatio Liberty has applied for a fresh inquest into the death of a young British Army recruit at Deepcut barracks.
A woman subjected to years of forced domestic labour has received a full apology from the police force which initially failed to protect her.
The outcome of the government's 18-month commission on a British Bill of Rights has exposed deep divisions within and beyond the coalition.
The Archbishop of Wales has condemned the UK Government’s plan explicitly to ban the Church in Wales from performing same-sex marriages.
After a failed, regressive attempt by 72 MPs to repeal the Human Rights Act, 72 civil society groups have called on the government to secure and advance it.
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