Rights and Wrongs


The excellent Human Rights Blog has a useful summary this morning of where the main political parties stand on the Human Rights Act 1998 (although the Tory policy — “replace the Human Rights Act with a UK Bill of Rights” – strikes me as deliberately misleading.

In my column for the Law Society Gazette today, I analyse the recent speech on the subject by the Lord Chief Justice and suggest that Lord Judge has been misunderstood.