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Drafting a Treaty

A treaty is an international agreement, generally concluded in writing, between two or more subjects of international law, in which they express their joint will to assume obligations to assume governed by international law or to renounce rights whether this agreement is embodied in a single instrument or in two or more related instruments and Read More …

A person must not be deprived of his or her liberty except on grounds, and in accordance with procedures, established by law.

Section 21 21 Right to liberty and security of person (1) Every person has the right to liberty and security. (2) A person must not be subjected to arbitrary arrest or detention. (3) A person must not be deprived of his or her liberty except on grounds, and in accordance with procedures, established by law. (4) A person who is arrested or detained Read More …

Every person lawfully within Victoria has the right to move freely.

CHARTER OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES ACT 2006 – SECT 12 Freedom of movement Every person lawfully within Victoria has the right to move freely within Victoria and to enter and leave it and has the freedom to choose where to live. 12 Freedom of movement Every person lawfully within Victoria has the right to Read More …

A person must not be—subjected to medical or scientific experimentation or treatment without his or her full, free and informed consent.

CHARTER OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES ACT 2006 – SECT 10 Protection from torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment A person must not be— (a)     subjected to torture; or (b)     treated or punished in a cruel, inhuman or degrading way; or (c)     subjected to medical or scientific experimentation Read More …

INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION ON THE ELIMINATION OF ALL FORMS OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION.

      THE STATES PARTIES TO THIS CONVENTION,   CONSIDERING that the Charter of the United Nations is based on the principles of the dignity and equality inherent in all human beings, and that all Member States have pledged themselves to take joint and separate action, in co-operation with the Organization, for the achievement Read More …