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The Human Rights Act, Dialogue and Constitutional Principles

Gavin Phillipson

in The United Kingdom's Statutory Bill of Rights: Constitutional and Comparative Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780197265376
eISBN:
9780191760426
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265376.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter considers the relationship between the Human Rights Act (HRA) and existing key principles of the UK constitution. It proposes that rather than asking how far the HRA is transforming the ... More


Human Rights

Iain McLean

in What's Wrong with the British Constitution?

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199546954
eISBN:
9780191720031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546954.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, UK Politics

Creation of the Council of Europe in the shadow of Nuremburg. History of gradual UK incorporation. European Court of Human Rights. Human Rights Act 1998. Human rights and unpopular minorities. Growth ... More


Judicial Review and Political Responses

Chintan Chandrachud

in Balanced Constitutionalism: Courts and Legislatures in India and the United Kingdom

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199470587
eISBN:
9780199088867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199470587.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter begins developing the negative claim made by the book: the HRA does not enable legislatures to assert their understandings of rights more freely than judicial supremacy under the Indian ... More


Collateral Institutions to Judicial Review

Chintan Chandrachud

in Balanced Constitutionalism: Courts and Legislatures in India and the United Kingdom

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199470587
eISBN:
9780199088867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199470587.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter considers the institutional apparatus accompanying the declarations of incompatibility in the UK on the one hand, and informal recommendations to change the law in India on the other. ... More


Approaches to the Human Rights Act

Brice Dickson

in Human Rights and the United Kingdom Supreme Court

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199697458
eISBN:
9780191752247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199697458.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines how the UK’s top court has approached the procedural aspects of the Human Rights Act 1998. It looks at the extent to which the Act has been applied retrospectively, the attitude ... More


Judicial Review in the Shadow of Remedies

Chintan Chandrachud

in Balanced Constitutionalism: Courts and Legislatures in India and the United Kingdom

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199470587
eISBN:
9780199088867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199470587.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter shifts the focus of the book to the positive claim: that the remedial scheme under the HRA enables courts in the UK to assert their genuine understandings of rights more freely than ... More


V9. Judicial Review

Matthew Flinders

in Democratic Drift: Majoritarian Modification and Democratic Anomie in the United Kingdom

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199271597
eISBN:
9780191709234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271597.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, UK Politics

The logic of legal constitutionalism promotes the role of judges as external regulators of political behaviour. It therefore seeks to increase the degree of constitutional rigidity by seeking to ... More


A Little Less Conversation, a Little More Action

Dimitrios Kyritsis

in Where Our Protection Lies: Separation of Powers and Constitutional Review

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780199672257
eISBN:
9780191751295
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199672257.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter criticizes constitutional dialogue theories, which treat constitutional review as an iteration in a dialogic process. Such theories are often invoked to explain the moral appeal of ... More


Guantanamo & Belmarsh

Robert H. Wagstaff

in Terror Detentions and the Rule of Law: US and UK Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199301553
eISBN:
9780199344895
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199301553.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

This chapter analyzes four post-9/11 decisions of the US Supreme Court addressing the detention of suspected terrorists at Guantanamo Bay and four decisions of the UK House of Lords addressing ... More


Balanced Constitutionalism: Courts and Legislatures in India and the United Kingdom

Chintan Chandrachud

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199470587
eISBN:
9780199088867
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199470587.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The Human Rights Act (HRA) of the UK, enacted in 1998, provoked particular interest amongst scholars. Unlike systems of parliamentary sovereignty and judicial supremacy, it promised a new, ‘balanced’ ... More


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