May 2010 Human Rights Top Blawgs

  1. Covers human rights, free speech, death penalty, LGBT rights, refugees and torture. From Amnesty International.
  2. Covers international laws of war, international law, related human rights topics, international NGOs, and the theory of the just war. By Professor Kenneth Anderson.
  3. Covers UK and European human rights cases and laws. By 1 Crown Office Row.
  4. A Blog for Human Rights
  5. Covers laws which regulates actions or events that transcend national frontiers, including human rights, environmental law, immigration, intellectual property and space law. By Derek Deavenport, John Dermody, Travis Hodgkins and Christine Ngo.
  6. Covers immigration legal issues, general human rights, refugee rights and immigrant rights. By André Olivie.
  7. Covers European Court of Human Rights documents and information.
  8. Covers international law, politics, economics, and philosophy.
  9. Covers human rights, humanitarian law and international criminal law. By Nicki Boldt, Bjoern Elberling and Tobias Thienel.
  10. Covers violations of international humanitarian law, and international attempts to end individual impunity for heinous crimes. Includes review of international tribunals such as ICC, ICTY, and ICTR.
  11. Focuses on the interplay between law and education in the Caribbean region, with particular reference to Trinidad and Tobago.
  12. Covers the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) and the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR).
  13. An independent blog supporting law and humanities activities and scholarship, including the work of the Law and Humanities Institute. Posts discuss law and the arts, law and history, and occasionally law and social sciences, and law and science. The blog posts calls for papers, news of conferences, special events, and other items of interest to those in the field.
  14. By Vey Willetts LLP. Focuses on issues arising from the workplace, including wrongful dismissal; human rights and accommodation; occupational health and safety; parental leave; restrictive covenants and workplace privacy.
  15. Miscellany on law, narrative, art, and memory
  16. Edited by Martha F. Davis, Margaret Drew, Lauren Bartlett, Carrie Bettinger Lopez, Leigh Goodmark, Brian Howe, Deena Hurwitz, Risa Kaufman, Sital Kilantry, Mariah McGill, Fran Quigley, Katherine Schultz, David Singleton, Cindy Soohoo, Jonathan Todrews, Penny Venetis and Lesley Wexler.
  17. Blog written by two LLM students on contemporary human rights and civil liberties issues in the UK.
  18. Dedicated to the right to self-determination (laid down in the UN Charter), discussing new perspectives, arguments and the potential impacts of these. By Istvan David Toth.
  19. Covers applications, decisions, judgments at the European Court of Human Rights, resolutions by the Committee of Ministers and violations of the European Convention of Human Rights with a focus on French speaking countries in the Council of Europe (Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Monaco and Switzerland).