Many human rights treaties contain derogation clauses with regard to emergencies. The following post outlines the constitutional and international legal framework of state of emergency as it pertains Turkey and its derogation from the ECHR.
Tag: State Of Emergency
After the 2015 terrorist attacks the French government initiated numerous legislative projects, most notably the state of emergency. What impact have these legal changes had on French citizens? How do they relate to human rights and the rule of law?
The French state of emergency that was declared immediately after the Paris attacks of November 2015 includes measures that derogate from human rights standards