Health, Care & Social Work Stories
Read real-life stories of our Human Rights Act being used to protect people in health, care and social work settings.
The 16 Rights
What Rights Do I Have?
Our Human Rights Act takes 16 of the fundamental human rights written into the European Convention on Human Rights and puts them into UK law. This means they can be enforced in UK courts rather than having to go the European Court on Human Rights in Strasbourg.
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