Great Britain; Constitutional law; Human Rights; Rights-based concept of Responsibilities; International law
This report considers the relationship between rights and responsibilities within the context of the ongoing debate on a Bill of Rights and Responsibilities. In keeping with the commitment of the Green Paper 2009 to ensure that any increased emphasis on responsibilities in such a Bill will not erode the protection of rights, this report highlights the potential risks associated with incorporating responsibilities into Britain’s constitutional framework.
Locate the Document
Liora Lazarus, Benjamin Goold, Rajendra Desai & Qudsi Rasheed, "The Relationship between Rights and Responsibilities" (2009) 18:9 Ministry of Justice Research Paper Series.