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T9 – Resisting Law’s Empire – Responses

I think there is little dispute this week. Zoe Fiander is not alone in agreeing ‘with the main thrust of this track’ I am glad to say (!) and many of the interventions are stand alone remarks of great interest and quality. So my comments can, I think, be fairly brief this week. Continue reading

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T9 – Resisting Law’s Empire

In this track I explore a position that few non-lawyers (much less lawyers!) ever argue for: that it is possible to be strongly in favour of human rights while at the same time being firmly against the lawyers’ appropriation of the term. Continue reading

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T7 – The Right Rights Model

Save the Human Rights Act! Continue reading

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