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About Rory O'Connell

Rory O’Connell is director of the Transitional Justice Institute and professor of human rights and constitutional law at the University of Ulster. He tweets @rjjoconnell.

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Adam Ramsay, Editor

Adam Ramsay is Co-Editor at openDemocracyUK.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Secret prisons, disappearances and torture

In a ruling described by Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch as “landmark”, the European Court of Human Rights has passed excoriating judgment on the US “war on terror” following the attacks of 2001.

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