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Michael O’Flaherty, director of the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights, discusses the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union on its 10th anniversary

Michael O’Flaherty, director of the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights, discusses the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union on its 10th anniversary and offers insight into how the Charter’s full potential at national member state level can be realised

December case law digest

The latest cases from across the European Union

Turkish judge, Yavuz Aydin, discusses the rule of law in Turkey, a country that he is currently in exile from

Turkish judge, Yavuz Aydin, has been in exile from his home country since 2016. Despite being in exile he continues to report on the deterioration of the rule of law in Turkey and here he discusses the role that the EU can play in encouraging Turkey to uphold fundamental values.

The Law Society of Scotland welcomes Scottish Government human rights debate

On 10 December, the Scottish Government is leading a debate in the Scottish Parliament reaffirming Scotland’s support for human rights defenders and marking International Human Rights Day

CCBE Human Rights Award 2019

The Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) grants its 2019 Human Rights Award to four Iranian Lawyers currently in prison: Nasrin Sotoudeh, Abdolfattah Soltani, Mohammad Najafi and Amirsalar Davoudi.

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