New UK Human Rights blog

1  Crown Office Row Barristers’ Chambers in London has launched the new UK Human Rights Blog.

For over 10 years, 1COR has been running the Human Rights Update Service ( To coincide with 10 years of the operation of the Human Rights Act 1998 (which came in to force in October 2000), 1COR has launched a new free and comprehensive information service, the UK Human Rights Blog. The Blog will work alongside with and link to the existing update service.

The UK Human Rights Blog will be updated regularly with news updates, exclusive case comments and features, all written by human rights and public law specialists within 1COR. The aim is to provide an update service which  reports on important human rights issues in a fair and balanced manner.

Please do visit the Blog at – they would welcome any comments which you have on any aspect of the site.  There is also a link to it in the blogs directory on ELITE (My Library>Law blogs (in Electronic Tools box)>Current Awareness & miscellaneous page heading.