Essays about: "detention"

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  1. 1. The Wall: The Right to Liberty and Security at the US–Mexico Border

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hanne Karlsson; [2021-07-01]
    Keywords : migration; US–Mexico border; migration; migrants; refugees; detention; asylum; non citizenship; securitization; social constructionism;

    Abstract : The migration and refugee situation on the US–Mexico border has been heavily debated and caused a lot of controversy in the last couple of years, much as a consequence of the Trump administration’s immigration policy and promise of a wall along the border. This thesis, therefore, aims to analyze how migrants’ and refugees’ right to liberty and security was affected by the way the Trump–government portrayed them, and the phenomenon of migration, as a security threat. READ MORE

  2. 2. UNACCOMPANIED CHILDREN IN THE EU : An Analysis of the Right to Liberty in Detention

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Seyadu Ahmadu Fathima Askiya; [2021]
    Keywords : Unaccompanied children in the EU; Right to liberty; Detention;

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  3. 3. Pre-Trial Detention and Its Alternatives in Cambodia: A Critical Study of National Practice, Criminal Procedure Code, and Its Adherence to International Human Rights Standards

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Vannak Sun; [2021]
    Keywords : Pre-trial detention; Police custody; Duration of pre-trial detention; Duration of police custody; Grounds for pre-trial detention; Grounds for police custody; Alternatives to pre-trial detention; Cambodia; Practice; International Human Rights Standards; Criminal Procedure Code of Cambodia; ICCPR; Electronic Monitoring Bracelet; Non-custodial measures; Petty offense; Misdemeanor; Felony.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The unnecessary and disproportionate use of pre-trial detention is a global issue that affects developed and developing countries alike. According to World Prison Brief, Cambodia has ranked 12th (among 217 countries) making it become a country with one of the highest percentages of pre-trial detainees: 71.8 percent to be exact. READ MORE

  4. 4. Detention of Non-Citizens Suspected of Future Terrorist Crimes: A study of the relationship between preventive security detention in Swedish immigration legislation and fundamental principles of justice and the rule of law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten; Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Matilda Bergström; [2021]
    Keywords : terrorism; human rights; international human rights law; counter-terrorism; migration law; criminal law; procedural law; procedural rights; preventive detention; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The thesis examines the relationship between the detention regime in the Special Controls of Aliens Act (SFS 1991:572, SCAA) and the right to personal liberty and security; the presumption of innocence; and the principle of legality. The aim is to assess whether the legislation is a suitable counter-terrorism measure from a rule of law perspective. READ MORE

  5. 5. Back to Basics: How Trump’s Zero Tolerance Policy evidenced the Inefficiency of the Human Rights Framework, and the Urgency to re-center Human Dignity

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Nuvola Galliani; [2021]
    Keywords : Immigration Migrants Human Rights Rights of the Child International Human Rights Framework Critical Legal Theory Asylum Family Separation US law Migration law Zero Tolerance Policy Donald Trump Immigration Detention Deterrence Human Dignity Humanity Mainstreaming; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In 2018, images of migrant children held in cages and sleeping on concrete floors while being held in immigration detention in the United States shocked the world. Within the framework of the zero tolerance policy on immigration mandated by President Trump, thousands of families have been separated at the border. READ MORE