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    The future of the European Union’s accession to the European Convention on Human Rights after Opinion 2/13: is it still possible and is it still desirable?


    Lock, Tobias (2015) The future of the European Union’s accession to the European Convention on Human Rights after Opinion 2/13: is it still possible and is it still desirable? European Constitutional Law Review, 11 (2). pp. 239-273. ISSN 1744-5515

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    Abstract

    EU Accession to the European Convention on Human Rights – Hurdles erected by Opinion 2/13 of 18 December 2014 – Analysis of soundness of the ECJ’s reasoning – Discussion of necessary changes to the Draft Accession Agreement – Criticism that not all obstacles can be removed by amending the Draft Agreement – Treaty change may be necessary – Question whether accession is worth it from a human rights perspective under these conditions

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: European Union; European Convention; Human Rights; Opinion 2/13;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Law
    Item ID: 11835
    Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1017/S1574019615000243
    Depositing User: Tobias Lock
    Date Deposited: 22 Nov 2019 16:34
    Journal or Publication Title: European Constitutional Law Review
    Publisher: Cambridge University Press
    Refereed: Yes
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