Hostility to the European Court and the risks of contagion – Philip Leach and Alice Donald – UK Human Rights Blog

Posted November 22nd, 2013 in courts, human rights, judiciary, news, treaties by tracey

‘The relationship between the UK and the European Court remains turbulent and fractious. The Court has been the subject of significant criticism, notably from some politicians and commentators in the UK, relating to its supposed interference in domestic, sovereign questions and the quality of its judges. Some commentators, such as Michael Pinto-Duschinsky and the MP Nick Herbert have advocated withdrawal from the jurisdiction of the Court.’

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UK Human Rights Blog, 21st November 2013