State of the World's Human Rights. It is a critical examination of the situation including the United Kingdom. Further comment may be see at UK Human Rights blog.
The UK is criticised in several areas notably: violation of the human rights of people held overseas; the use of unenforceable diplomatic assurances in deportation cases; control orders; the ability (under the Coroners and Justice Act 2009) for the executive to replace an inquest with an inquiry under the Inquiries Act 2005; the disproportionate use of force in the Policing of the G20 conference etc.
1 day ago