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Human Rights in Times of Terror

A Judicial Point of View

From: In The Balance


Discusses the role of human rights in times of terror, focusing on the role of the judge in protecting democracy, the need for an approach that balances national security and human rights, as well as the importance of judicial review on antiterrorism measures. The Israeli antiterror measures and legal system is also a focus.



Aharon Barak

The Honourable Aharon Barak, President Emeritus, Supreme Court of Israel