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Human rights and the EU

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Human rights and the EU

Is every country in the EU also signed up to the Court of Human Rights ? Is it a condition of membership ?
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Re: Human rights and the EU

Here are the member States:
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Re: Human rights and the EU

Quote from: gleneagles
Is it a condition of membership ?
I think the EU and ECHR are totally independent, though there are many members of both.
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Re: Human rights and the EU

@artmo,
Some very interesting reading in that article, thanks for the link.
Comments about America and Japan as observers is very interesting regarding the death penalty.