Wednesday, June 8, 2011

New Issue: Human Rights Law Review

The latest issue of the Human Rights Law Review (Vol. 11, no. 2, June 2011) is out. Contents include:
  • Paul Roberts, Does Article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights Require Reasoned Verdicts in Criminal Trials?
  • Vanja Hamzić, The Case of ‘Queer Muslims’: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in International Human Rights Law and Muslim Legal and Social Ethos
  • Brian Griffey, The ‘Reasonableness’ Test: Assessing Violations of State Obligations under the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
  • Simone Cusack & Alexandra S. H. Timmer, Gender Stereotyping in Rape Cases: The CEDAW Committee’s Decision in Vertido v The Philippines
  • Aoife Nolan, ‘Aggravated Violations’, Roma Housing Rights and Forced Expulsions in Italy: Recent Developments under the European Social Charter Collective Complaints System
  • Judith Schönsteiner, Alma Beltrán y Puga, & Domingo A. Lovera, Reflections on the Human Rights Challenges of Consolidating Democracies: Recent Developments in the Inter-American System of Human Rights
  • Murray Wesson, Reasonableness in Retreat? The Judgment of the South African Constitutional Court in Mazibuko v City of Johnnesburg