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Human rights in the UK: Universal Periodic Review, 2017 – Scottish Government position

Scottish Government position statement on Scotland’s performance against key international human rights obligations.

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Human rights in the UK: Universal Periodic Review, 2017 – Scottish Government position
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2. Human Rights Act 1998 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1998/42/contents

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