Legal Studies Hsc: Human Rights
Advantages / Disadvantages for Bill of Rights * Advantages: * Entrenches human rights, so that everyone can have those human rights. * Cover human rights that statute and common law do not. * Disadvantages: * Since it entrenches human rights, it is very difficult for human rights to be changed, can only be changed by holding a referendum. * Only the rights established in the bill of rights will be protected.
Collective Rights / Individual Rights * Collective rights, are rights that protect a group of people, as opposed to individual rights where it protects one person. For example, self determination, where a group of people can determine their own nationality.
Documents for Human Rights * UDHR (Universal Declaration of Human