What is the Universal Declaration of Human Rights?The Universal Declaration of Human Rights is a formal declaration adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on December 10th of 1948. The Universal Declaration of Human [...]... Read More
A basic concern of the practice
of a constitution is the protection of what we would now term human rights,
which at another point in human history were referred to as natural rights. In
a more neutral sense, a typical constitution might be understood as providing a
codified structure for the functions and operation of government. In placing
The European Court of Human Rights is a legal institution created through the power of the European Convention on Human Rights.