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Published: 19 May 2015

496 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198705758

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A new practitioner law publication

Blackstone's Guide to the Human Rights Act 1998

Seventh Edition

John Wadham, Helen Mountfield QC, Elizabeth Prochaska, and Raj Desai

Blackstone's Guides

  • New edition of this celebrated guide to an important piece of legislation, written by leading experts in the field
  • Provides a clear and concise explanation of how the European Convention and Human Rights Act 1998 work and have been applied by the courts
  • Summarizes the interpretative techniques and procedures that lawyers need to understand to bring a human rights claim
  • Contains a copy of the Human Rights Act 1998 (as amended) and the European Convention for the Protection of Fundamental Rights and Freedoms (as amended)
  • Provides a critique of proposals from the Conservative Party to reduce the protection provided by the Act and the ECHR