International Human Rights Law in the Commonwealth Caribbean
This book brings together a unique collection of papers concerning the protection of human rights under Bills of Rights in CommonwealthCaribbean Countries and under regional and international human rightstreaties. The papers have been prepared by distinguished judges, legal practitioners, government officers and members of non-governmental human rights organisations.
The work demonstrates the relevance of international human rights law in domestic cases, and considers practical ways of strengthening effective protection of human rights through constitutional and international laws and mechanisms.
The book is arranged on a thematic basis, with each chapter being devoted to papers and discussions on a particular human rights issue. The issues covered are: the use of available remedies; liberty and security of the person; the right to a fair trial; access to court; the right to life and human dignity; freedom of expression; equality before the law; freedom of association; the role of Governments and of non-governmental organisations in the protection and the promotion of human rights.
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Fundamental Human Rights A British judicial
problems and prospects
Liberty and security of person
The right to a fair trial
Article 6 of the European
guarantees of a fair trial
Access to court for breach of fundamental rights
Equality before the
the International Covenant
Equality and the Indian Constitution
Freedom of association and trade union activities
Freedom of association under the European Convention
The role of governments in strengthening human rights
human rights in Commonwealth countries
The role of nongovernmental organisations in
an Indian perspective
Access to court under the InterAmerican system
Right to life and human dignity
a U S perspective
Freedom of expression
Freedom of expression in the United States and beyond
A nongovernmental organisation perspective on human
Contributors and participants
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