A comparative analysis of some of the legal parameters of the right to life and the right to privacy in the regulation of abortion

Samantha Halliday

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Abstract

This chapter considers the manner in which the constitutional rights to life and to privacy (autonomy) have been construed in relation to abortion in the Federal Republic of Germany, facilitating the drawing of conclusions about the ways in which the European Convention on Human Rights might impact upon the regulation of abortion in England and Wales.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHuman Rights in Transition
EditorsJohn McEldowney, Günter Weick
Place of PublicationFrankfurt
PublisherPeter Lang Publishing Group
Pages85-105
Number of pages21
ISBN (Print)3631511027, 9783631511022
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Externally publishedYes

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Halliday, S. (2003). A comparative analysis of some of the legal parameters of the right to life and the right to privacy in the regulation of abortion. In J. McEldowney, & G. Weick (Eds.), Human Rights in Transition (pp. 85-105). Frankfurt: Peter Lang Publishing Group.