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Human Rights Obligations of Non-State Actors$
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Andrew Clapham

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780199288465

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199288465.001.0001

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National Legal Orders

National Legal Orders

(p.437) 10 National Legal Orders
Human Rights Obligations of Non-State Actors


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This chapter looks at how different national legal orders tackle the question of holding non-state actors accountable for human rights violations. The key jurisdictions under examination are: the UK, the US, Hong Kong, Canada, and South Africa. Questions of statutory interpretation and the role of a judge are examined and the reader is given a detailed analysis of certain recent cases.

Keywords:   non-state actors, human rights violations, United Kingdom, United States, Canada, South Africa

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