Article 5 of the European Convention on Human Rights 1953 (right to liberty)

This topic will counct towards the human rights law unit and the A Level award.

Article 5.1: right to liberty and security of person.

Article 5.1a–5.1c: justified deprivation of liberty – lawful arrest or detention.

Article 5.2–5.5: additional requirements to justify deprivation of liberty in cases of lawful arrest or detention.



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Units and Topics

The following units are part of the AQA A Level Law 7162 from 2017 course

A Level Law: The nature of law and the English legal system.

A Level Law: Criminal law

A Level Law: Tort

A Level Law Option B: Human rights

View the A Level Law Option B: Human rights unit in more detail.

A Level Law Option A: Contract law