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Ostych před důstojností jako právním pojmem aneb kdy se soudce bez důstojnosti neobejde

Title in English Dignity - how a concrete judge works with this notion i her judicial practice


Year of publication 2015
Type Article in Proceedings
Conference Weyrův den právní teorie - Weyr´s Day of Legal Theory. Sborník příspěvků z konference
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Law

Field Law sciences
Keywords Human dignity; persons with disabilities; human as an object; commercialization of human body; prohibition of discrimination
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Description The article is a transcription of an oral presentation delivered at a conference on human dignity. It points out that the value of human dignity is a significant argument justifying the importance of human rights protection in the political and social discourse. It further shows how, and why, a concrete judge – the author of the article works with this notion in her judicial practice. The contribution concludes with a summation of basic areas where a Czech constitutional judge cannot get along without human dignity argumentation.

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