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European Human Rights Law Review

European Human Rights Law Review
Practice Area: Human Rights
ISSN: 1361-1526
Published by: Sweet & Maxwell
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With six issues each year, the European Human Rights Law Review (EHRLR) provides unrivalled, cutting-edge and up-to-date coverage of key issues in human rights law. With a matchless blend of news, case summaries and comment, opinion, analytical articles, updates and book reviews, it acts as a forum for serious discussion and debate on the European Convention on Human Rights, EU human rights, the wider international framework for the protection of human rights and the Human Rights Act 1998.

The EHRLR includes:
  • A Bulletin of case summaries, developments and news from the Council of Europe
  • An EU Charter of Rights Bulletin
  • Thoughtful opinion pieces
  • Articles and in-depth analysis on a wide range of human rights issues
  • Comprehensive book reviews
  • Coverage of human rights law in the UK and from Strasbourg and Luxembourg, including summaries of cases only reported in French

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  • We welcome the submission of articles for consideration by the Editors with a view to publication. In general, articles are in the region of 5,000-7,000 words. In exceptional circumstances longer articles will be considered. The opinion and case analysis pieces are approximately 3,000 words and point of view up to 1,500 words. All contributions must be in English.
  • The text of lectures and other public addresses may also be submitted for inclusion in the Opinion section.
  • Manuscripts should be typewritten on one side of the paper only, and double-spaced (including footnotes) with wide margins. Submission, in addition, on disk can also be helpful. A summary in no more than 150 words should be included. Any queries concerning style and layout should be addressed to the House Editor, Amelia Clarke, amelia.clarke@thomsonreuters.com. All articles are peer reviewed prior to being accepted for publication; we endeavour to ensure that the referee process is carried out as quickly as possible.
  • Copyright in all contributions remains in the contributors. The publishers acquire all publication rights
  • Papers to be considered for publication should be sent to ehrlr.editor@gmail.com. Submission of a paper will be held to imply that it contains original unpublished work and is not being submitted for publication elsewhere.
  • The European Human Rights Law Review accepts unsolicited book reviews, as well as undertaking solicited book reviews. They should be 800–1,500 words in length. Please send books for review and book reviews to Dr Jane M Rooney at jane.rooney@bristol.ac.uk .
Contributors must supply their full contact details for further correspondence and are responsible for complying with the house style guide before making a submission.



Dr Stephanie Palmer, Dr Stevie Martin and Dr Kirsty Hughes
University of Cambridge

Deputy Editor
Dr Conor McCormick
Lecturer in Law & Director of the Human Rights Centre, Queen's University of Belfast

Book Review Editor
Dr Jane M Rooney
Lecturer in Law, University of Bristol Law School

Cases and Comment Editor
Sofia Galani
Lecturer in Law, University of Bristol Law School

Charter Bulletin Editor
Peter Dunne
Lecturer in Law, Centre for Health, Law and Society, University of Bristol Law School

Board Members

Professor Christine Chinkin
Professor of International Law, London School of Economics

Professor Andrew Clapham
Professor of Public International Law, Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva

Daniel Denman
Legal Directorate, Ministry of Justice

Brice Dickson
Professor of International and Comparative Law, Queen’s University, Belfast
Professor Conor Gearty
Professor of Human Rights Law, London School of Economics; and Barrister, Matrix Chambers

Professor Françoise Hampson
University of Essex

Professor Colin Harvey
Professor of Human Rights Law, Queen’s University Belfast

Murray Hunt
Director, Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law

Philip Leach
Professor of Human Rights Law, Middlesex University

Aileen McColgan QC
Barrister, 11 King's Bench Walk Chambers

Nuala Mole
The AIRE Centre

Roisin Pillay
Director, Europe and Central Asia Programme, International Commission of Jurists

Karen Reid
Registry, European Court of Human Rights

Lord Justice Singh
Court of Appeal

Martha Spurrier
Director, Liberty

John Wadham
Doughty Street Chambers


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Editorial Correspondence:
Papers to be considered for publication and queries regarding contributions and the position of guest editor should be sent to Dr Stephanie Palmer, Dr Stevie Martin and Dr Kirsty Hughes via email at  ehrlr.editor@gmail.com

Correspondence to the publisher:
Sohini Banerjee
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Correspondence to House Editor:
Amelia Clarke
Sweet & Maxwell
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Email: amelia.clarke@thomsonreuters.com

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