Human Rights Law

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Unformatted text preview: states affiliated with SU, why? b/c they say real rights are economic, the others aren’t “real rights”) • • • • The Covenants (1966) o The Covenant on Civil and Political Rights – US became party in 1992 Bush ratified, with # of reservations o The Covenant on Economic, Social & Cultural Rights – US not party Other Major Global Afreements on Human Rights o 1. Genocide Convention o 2. Convention on the Elimination of …. o 3. CEDAW o 4. Many Major Regional Agreements on Human Rights o 1. European Convention on Human Rights (1950) o 2. What is Torture? o Convention Against Torture Article 1 – “”torture” means any act by whic...
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