The White Paper on the Great Repeal Bill: Good or Bad News for Human Rights?


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In a series of posts, Alison Young examines the Government's recent White Paper on the Great Repeal Bill, looking specifically at its potential impact on the protect of human rights post Brexit. Whilst she welcomes the clarification from the Government as to the future role of decisions of the Court of Justice of the European Union, she points out concerns arising from the breadth of delegated power which may be given to Ministers and the potential impact of the loss of the constitutional protection of human rights provided by EU law. 

You can read her posts here, here and here