Analysis | Rabone and the rights to life of voluntary mental health patients – Part 1/2 – UK Human Rights Blog

Posted February 13th, 2012 in duty of care, hospital orders, mental health, news, suicide by sally

“At first sight, Article 2 – the ‘right to life’ – seems to be a prohibition on extra-judicial executions and state-sponsored death squads. It does, of course have a role to play in that respect (and one that is not limited to those countries whose signature of the Convention is viewed with scepticism from Western Europe).”

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UK Human Rights Blog, 12th February 2012