‘Human Rights are Not Just for the Virtuous’: Will Criminal Conduct Prevent a Claim for Breach of Human Rights?
15 December 2010
Al Hassan-Daniel & Anor v HM Revenue and Customs & Anor  EWCA Civ 1443 (15 December 2010) This case concerned the death in custody of Anthony Daniel, a drug...
14 December 2010
Stellato v The Ministry of Justice  EWCA Civ 1435 (14 December 2010) The England and Wales Court of Appeal recently considered the application of art 5.1(b) of the European...
14 December 2010
Faulkner, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Justice the Parole Board  EWCA Civ 1434 (14 December 2010) The recent decision in Faulkner v Secretary of...
Human Rights Interpretation and Reverse Onus Provisions: Is a Human Rights-Compatible Interpretation ‘Possible’?”
1 December 2010
Webster v R  EWCA Crim 2819 (01 December 2010) The recent decision of the England and Wales Court of Appeal in Webster v R provides guidance concerning: the interpretation...
23 November 2010
Greens and MT v United Kingdom  ECHR 1826 (23 November 2010) The European Court of Human Rights recently considered the United Kingdom’s continued failure to amend legislation imposing a...
Is a Presumption Against Bail Consistent with Human Rights? ACT Supreme Court Rules on Human Rights and the Interpretation of Legislation
19 November 2010
In the Matter of an Application for Bail by Isa Islam  ACTSC 147 (19 November 2010) The ACT Supreme Court has declared that a provision of the ACT Bail...
16 November 2010
Director of Housing v TK  VCAT 1839 (16 November 2010) A recent VCAT decision has shown that public housing authorities are developing a more thoughtful and engaged model of decision...