Human Rights: Judicial Protection in the United Kingdom provides essential commentary on the Human Rights Act 1998 and examines the impact of human rights obligations on legislation. Based on Grosz, Beatson & Duffy's Human Rights-The 1998 Act and the European Convention, Human Rights: Judicial Protection in the United Kingdom examines the different ways in which human rights are protected by the domestic courts. Guidance on how sections of the Act need to be interpreted are provided, as well as an explanation of common law, European Union law, devolution legislation and other statutes. Containing the latest UK case law and examining in detail the protection of human rights in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, Human Rights: Judicial Protection in the United Kingdom is an essential guide for all parts of the United Kingdom. An author team of distinction Sir Jack Beatson FBA is a Justice of the High Court and formerly Rouse Ball Professor of English Law, University of Cambridge; Stephen Grosz is Head of Public Law and Human Rights at solicitors Bindmans LLP; Tom Hickman is a barrister at Blackstone Chambers; Rabinder Singh Q.C. is a barrister at Matrix Chambers and Stephanie Palmer is a Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Cambridge, Fellow of Girton College, University of Cambridge; barrister at Blackstone Chambers.
All are well-known for their experience in human rights law.
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd