The European Convention on Human Rights and Environmental Nuisances (S. Praduroux)

Author Sabrina Praduroux. Keywords Environmental policy; nuisance; peaceful enjoyment of possessions; pollution; proportionality; right to fair trial; right to respect for home. Abstract Examines whether environmental nuisances can infringe humanrights, particularly the right to respect for one’s home under the European Convention on HumanRights 1950 art.8 and the right to peaceful enjoyment of possessions under […]

Public interest litigation in Hong Kong: a new hope for social transformation? (K. Kong)

Author Karen Kong Keywords Environment; Hong Kong ; Judicial review; Locus standi; Proportionality; Public interest Abstract Considers the scope for public interest judicial review cases in Hong Kong to facilitate social transformation. Examines the basis of public interest litigation, its political context in Hong Kong and judicial attitudes to such litigation in environmental cases such […]