New Article: Creeping conservatism of UK courts in Article 8 cases

Posted on Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

The Human Rights Act is often criticized for affording too many people the right to stay in the UK due to their right to a family life, even if they have committed crimes. Melissa Goldstein analyses recent cases surrounding Article 8 and finds that UK judges are currently interpreting Article 8 in far narrower terms.

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