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By Anne-Marie Mooney Cotter

ISBN-10: 0754695425

ISBN-13: 9780754695424

Ask No Questions offers readers with a greater figuring out of Sexual Orientation Discrimination as an more and more very important zone of legislation worldwide. It goals to extend the possibility of accomplishing equality at nationwide and overseas degrees via a spotlight at the impression of fundamental function laws at the courtroom technique, and a dialogue at the most vital exchange agreements of our day - particularly the North American loose alternate contract and the ecu Union Treaty - in a ancient and compelling research of discrimination. Anne-Marie Mooney-Cotter's 6th ebook in her sequence of volumes on discrimination legislations follows the process and constitution of her prior Ashgate volumes. via a spotlight at the comparisons and contradictions of this sort of legislation, and its distinctive exam of the connection among sexual orientation concerns and the legislations, the publication might be of significance to these excited about equality.

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At Article 40. , at Article 45. 26 Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights The Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) of 16 December 1966 allows individuals, whose countries are party to the ICCPR and the protocol, who claim their rights under the ICCPR have been violated, and who have exhausted all domestic remedies, to submit written communications to the United Nations Human Rights Committee. States Parties to the ICCPR undertake to ensure that all enjoy all the civil and political rights in the Covenant on a basis of equality.

Overly complex administrative procedures, lack of awareness within the judicial process and inadequate monitoring of the violation of human rights, coupled with the underrepresentation of disabled groups in justice systems, insufficient information on existing rights and persistent attitudes and practices perpetuate de facto and de jure inequality, which is also exacerbated by the lack of enforcement of civil, penal, labor and commercial laws or codes, or administrative rules and regulations intended to ensure the full enjoyment of human rights and fundamental freedoms, in the pursuit of Ask No Questions.

Where not already provided for by existing legislative or other measures, each State Party to the present Covenant undertakes to take the necessary steps, in accordance with its constitutional processes and with the provisions of the present Covenant, to adopt such laws or other measures as may be necessary to give effect to the rights recognized in the present Covenant. 3. Each State Party to the present Covenant undertakes: a. To ensure that any person whose rights or freedoms as herein recognized are violated shall have an effective remedy, notwithstanding that the violation has been committed by persons acting in an official capacity; b.

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