Action Alert!
Catholic Culture Solidarity
Catholic Culture Solidarity
Catholic World News

British court says unborn child has no rights under European Convention on Human Rights

October 05, 2021

» Continue to this story on Religion Clause

CWN Editor's Note: The European Convention on Human Rights is a human rights treaty signed in 1950 and subsequently amended. Britain’s High Court ruled that “the European Court has never decided that a foetus, even one post-viability, is the bearer of Convention rights.”

The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.


For all current news, visit our News home page.

Sound Off! supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a current donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

There are no comments yet for this item.