Human Rights Law in Scotland, 3rd edition
"Although it is a substantial book, it is very readable and in a handy form for easy access, yet rewards fuller study."  The Journal Online (for members of the Law Society of Scotland)
The Hon. Lord Reed, Senator of the College of Justice in Scotland and Jim Murdoch, Professor of Public Law, University of Glasgow
Written by two distinguished authors, this work explores the impact of human rights legislation in Scotland and provides a comprehensive review of ECHR jurisprudence and relevant domestic legislation and case law as well as an overview of Strasbourg enforcement machinery.
This highly regarded title is essential reading for legal practitioners, government agencies, students and others who require a clear and up-to-date guide to the application of European human rights law in Scotland.
Chapter 1 The ECHR and Scots law;
Chapter 2 European protection of human rights;
Chapter 3 Applying the European Convention on Human Rights;
Chapter 4 Physical integrity: life, torture and inhuman treatment, servitude, and liberty of person;
Chapter 5 Fair administration of justice;
Chapter 6 Private and family life; and education;
Chapter 7 Civil and political liberties: thought, expression, assembly and association; and free elections;
Chapter 8 Property rights;
Appendix I: Human Rights Act 1998 1031;
Appendix II: Scotland Act 1998 1049;
Appendix III: Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
ISBN: 978 1 84766 556 0
Publication Date: Oct-11
Availability: In Print
List price: £95