RELIGIOUS LIBERTY AS A POSITIVE AND NEGATIVE RIGHT
- THE EUROPEAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS' LAUTSI DECISION: CONTEXT, CONTENTS, CONSEQUENCES. Andreescu, Gabriel; Andreescu, Liviu // Journal for the Study of Religions & Ideologies;Aug2010, Vol. 9 Issue 26, p47
The paper discusses the context, substance and likely implications of the European Court of Human Rights' very recent but, in our view, historic decision in the case of Lautsi v. Italy. The article offers an outline of the case and of the decision's motivation, a presentation of the responses,...
- Religion in the European Public Square and in European Public Lifeâ€”Crucifixes in the Classroom? McGoldrick, Dominic // Human Rights Law Review;Sep2011, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p451
This article has two central objectives. First, to critique the proper place of religion in the public square of modern European secular societies. Secondly, to critique the proper role of the European Court of Human Rights in relation to freedom of religion. This article addresses ongoing...
- La libertad religiosa en el Sistema Interamericano de Protecciï¿½n de los Derechos Humanos (Anï¿½lisis comparativo con el ordenamiento jurï¿½dico colombiano). ROMERO P�REZ, XIOMARA LORENA // Revista Derecho del Estado;jul-dic2012, Issue 29, p215
In this writing there examines the content and scope of the religious freedom in the inter-American system of protection of human rights, as well as, the protection that the organs of this system have given him to this freedom especially. In addition, in this work there is effected a comparison...
- Chaplains challenge commanders in lawsuits. Hodge, Hope // Human Events;4/30/2012, Vol. 68 Issue 15, p10
The article discusses how U.S. military chaplains are suing their commanders for squelching their free exercise of religion including certain denominations in the name of religious pluralism.
- CURRENT COMMENT. // America;1/6/1968, Vol. 118 Issue 1, p2
The article offers world news briefs. United Nations Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Committee announces a three-week International Human Rights Conference in Teheran, Iran on April 22, 1968. A decree that will legally recognize non-Catholics churches under the Law of Religious Freedom in...
- Perspectives on Religious Freedom from the Vantage Point of the European Court of Human Rights. Fuhrmann, Willi // Brigham Young University Law Review;2000, Vol. 2000 Issue 3, p829
Presents information on a study which analyzed the case law of the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms in relation to freedom of religion. Articles of the European Convention; Case law on the freedom of thought, conscience and religion; Conclusions.
- External monitoring of domestic religious liberties. Young, Michael // Brigham Young University Law Review;1998, Vol. 1998 Issue 2, p501
Examines the mechanisms for external monitoring of human rights, in the context of religious liberties. External monitoring by non-governmental organizations (NGO), international organizations (IO); Information on the Covenant on Civil and Political Rights; External monitoring of human rights...
- Rights group says western Europe violates religious liberty. // Church & State;May99, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p21
Focuses on human rights group International Helsinki Federation's report criticizing several Western European nations for increasing violations of religious freedom rights. Curtailment of the activities of small denominations that place emphasis on proselytism; Adoption of legal provisions to...
- China rejects all criticisms at UN rights review hearing. // Tibetan Review: The Monthly Magazine on all Aspects of Tibet;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 68 Issue 11/12, p10
The article reports on the international hearing participated by 11 countries on October 22, 2013, criticizing the lack of religious freedom, minority rights, and access to Tibet for United Nations (UN) rights officials, and urging China to improve the human rights situation in Tibet