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Migration & Refugee Rights Stories

Read real-life stories of our Human Rights Act being used to protect migrants and people seeking asylum and with refugee status.

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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