Protecting Human Rights: The Approach of the Singapore CourtsSingapore Management University School of Law Opinion Series No JL1/2014 (2014)
The Constitution is the supreme law of Singapore, but have the courts unnecessarily limited their role of upholding the Constitution? This article is based on a speech delivered at an event at the Conrad Centennial Singapore on 4 December 2014 entitled The Role of the Judiciary in the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights organized by the Delegation of the European Union to Singapore to commemorate Human Rights Day.
- human rights,
- judicial deference,
Publication DateDecember 4, 2014
Citation InformationJack Tsen-Ta Lee. "Protecting Human Rights: The Approach of the Singapore Courts" Singapore Management University School of Law Opinion Series No JL1/2014 (2014)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jacklee/54/