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Summary

In direct answer to your questions

Are the listed points consequences of the ECHR?

In a matter of speaking, yes, they are. As is shown below; the ECHR was written, in part, with reference to previous legislation which was in force in the UK since the 17th Century. Once the ECHR was agreed, it was brought into an updated 1998 law (effective from 2000).

would they apply in Britain without the ECHR?

Yes, they would as the recomendations therein have already been written in to UK law.


European Convention on Human Rights

European Convention on Human Rights

Summary

In direct answer to your questions

Are the listed points consequences of the ECHR?

In a matter of speaking, yes, they are. As is shown below; the ECHR was written, in part, with reference to previous legislation which was in force in the UK since the 17th Century. Once the ECHR was agreed, it was brought into an updated 1998 law (effective from 2000).

would they apply in Britain without the ECHR?

Yes, they would as the recomendations therein have already been written in to UK law.


European Convention on Human Rights

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The ECHR is the European Convention on Human Rights, and as such sets out the conventions that member states should follow.European Convention on Human Rights

TheHuman Rights ACT (1998)

This legislation enshriningenshrined the recommendations of the ECHR into UK Law are known as the Human Rights ACT (1998)

The full schedule of this act covers all of the points above as suggested by the ECHR.


1688 Bill of Rights

Before 1998 UK citizens had many of these same rights before the ratification of the 1998 law. Most of this is covered by the 1688 Bill of Rights

An Act declareing the Rights and Liberties of the Subject and Setleing the Succession of the Crowne.

(Yes, UK laws can be OLD! And I did not typo that quote. Language, like Laws, change over time)

The ECHR is the European Convention on Human Rights, and as such sets out the conventions that member states should follow.

The legislation enshrining the recommendations of the ECHR into UK Law are known as the Human Rights ACT (1998)

The full schedule of this act covers all of the points above as suggested by the ECHR.

European Convention on Human Rights

Human Rights ACT (1998)

This legislation enshrined the recommendations of the ECHR into UK Law

The full schedule of this act covers all of the points above as suggested by the ECHR.


1688 Bill of Rights

Before 1998 UK citizens had many of these same rights before the ratification of the 1998 law. Most of this is covered by the 1688 Bill of Rights

An Act declareing the Rights and Liberties of the Subject and Setleing the Succession of the Crowne.

(Yes, UK laws can be OLD! And I did not typo that quote. Language, like Laws, change over time)

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The legislation enshrining the recommendations of the ECHR into UK Law are known as the Human Rights ACT (19881998)

The legislation enshrining the recommendations of the ECHR into UK Law are known as the Human Rights ACT (1988)

The legislation enshrining the recommendations of the ECHR into UK Law are known as the Human Rights ACT (1998)

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