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Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Today, 11:25 AM
Replies: 145
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Posted By Mojo
Nope. It was a civil case for damages under the...

Nope. It was a civil case for damages under the Protection from Harassment Act.




Can you provide a proper citation for this “Discrimination Act that covers sexual orientation”, so we can...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Today, 10:07 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
Nope. The HL judgment fixed it, because it is a...

Nope. The HL judgment fixed it, because it is a precedent that is binding on all the courts in the jurisdiction (in fact the CA decision would itself have been binding on any court other than the...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Today, 10:00 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
He didn’t. He won the case in the Court of...

He didn’t. He won the case in the Court of Appeal. The employer took it to the Supreme Court.




Let’s have a look and find out. Here’s the judgment:...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Today, 09:22 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
Actually, that was my mistake; there was a 2006...

Actually, that was my mistake; there was a 2006 Equality Act, so in theory a case under it could have gone to the HoL. In fact, though, none did; the first one didn’t arrive at the highest level...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy Yesterday, 11:48 PM
Replies: 3,266
Views: 144,622
Posted By Mojo
He’s admitted that the OP was a terminological...

He’s admitted that the OP was a terminological inexactitude.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 11:41 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,118
Posted By Mojo
I don’t see how they get from that to, for...

I don’t see how they get from that to, for example, sending refugees to Rwanda.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events Yesterday, 06:48 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,194
Posted By Mojo
Someone got pretty close:

Someone got pretty close:
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 01:16 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
How could he take a case under the Equality Act...

How could he take a case under the Equality Act to the House of Lords?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 01:11 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
Because he just took it to the SC and won.

Because he just took it to the SC and won.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 01:08 PM
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Posted By Mojo
Apparently he had an ethics adviser as well.

Apparently he had an ethics adviser as well.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 09:38 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
It does?

It does?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 09:37 AM
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Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
…that all future courts must follow.

…that all future courts must follow.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 07:42 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
This may or may not be true, but it isn’t really...

This may or may not be true, but it isn’t really relevant. Citing the HRA in a German court would be regarded as “nutty” at best.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 07:38 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
:rolleyes:

:rolleyes:
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 06:46 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
Your claim was that the “UK courts never did...

Your claim was that the “UK courts never did bother with the Human Rights Act”, and you supported this with further claims that it is rarely used and that “people might think you're a bit nutty if...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 05:24 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
You still don’t have evidence to support your...

You still don’t have evidence to support your claim that citing the HRA is unusual, or somehow ‘nutty’. OK, the Right-wing tabloids liked to push the idea that the HRA was being used by unscrupulous...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 05:17 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
But that was because you thought that it was more...

But that was because you thought that it was more usual to cite the Human Rights Act in German courts. So far, you haven’t managed to find a single German case in which the HRA has been cited, let...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 04:47 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
There was also this claim: Why would...

There was also this claim:


Why would using an act in a case that you won be an indication of naivety?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 04:40 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
They’re judgments in which the HRA has been...

They’re judgments in which the HRA has been cited. Your claim was that it is rarely used by the courts, to the extent that citing it is regarded as “nutty”.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 04:27 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
OK, let’s go back to your original reasoning...

OK, let’s go back to your original reasoning behind your claim:






Where do the 11,000 cases leave your claim that the HRA is rarely used, or that citing it is regarded as “nutty”?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 04:03 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
The courts apply the HRA every time they consider...

The courts apply the HRA every time they consider a claim under the convention rights, whether or not they uphold the claim. That’s what the HRA allows them to do. The rights in question already...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 03:58 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
Is that a “no”?

Is that a “no”?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 03:57 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
You are using your unsupported assumption that...

You are using your unsupported assumption that they have cited the HRA to support your claim that the courts “never did bother with the Human Rights Act”. Are you now conceding that your claims about...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 03:53 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
Your claim is not that they could cite the HRA,...

Your claim is not that they could cite the HRA, it’s that they did cite it. What it your evidence for this?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 03:49 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
Anyway, can we go back to the question I asked...

Anyway, can we go back to the question I asked here:





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Now that the figures for the Equality Act have been established (there have been three new ones since last week), can you...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 03:40 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
Which of those supports your claim that...

Which of those supports your claim that “hundreds, if not thousands, [of bankrupts] have tried citing Article 8 in their High Court application”?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 03:23 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
But your claim isn’t that Article 8 claims rarely...

But your claim isn’t that Article 8 claims rarely succeed in bankruptcy cases, it is that “UK courts never did bother with the Human Rights Act.”

Once an act has come into force, the courts do...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 03:18 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
Your source for this claim?

Your source for this claim?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 02:55 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
Well, that’s not going to happen. The whole...

Well, that’s not going to happen. The whole reason behind the bill is that the government bitterly resents any restrictions on what it can do, whether from international law, the UK courts, or...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 30th June 2022, 07:40 AM
Replies: 3,266
Views: 144,622
Posted By Mojo
Exactly. You are distorting the Quran to fit more...

Exactly. You are distorting the Quran to fit more recent discoveries. If the Quran was the perfect work you claim it is, it would state all these facts clearly, without all the scope for ambiguities...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 30th June 2022, 07:35 AM
Replies: 3,266
Views: 144,622
Posted By Mojo
Spherical nonsense.

Spherical nonsense.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 30th June 2022, 07:33 AM
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Views: 144,622
Posted By Mojo
“You got to use your brain.”

“You got to use your brain.”
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th June 2022, 07:27 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,118
Posted By Mojo
Raab is a winker:...

Raab is a winker: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/dominic-raab-rmt-commons-labour-chesterfield-b2112038.html
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 29th June 2022, 01:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 518
Posted By Mojo
At what pressure?

At what pressure?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 29th June 2022, 09:30 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,118
Posted By Mojo
That’s going into flat-out conspiracy theory...

That’s going into flat-out conspiracy theory territory.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 29th June 2022, 09:27 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,118
Posted By Mojo
Is that supposed to be some sort of joke...

Is that supposed to be some sort of joke (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dave_Allen_(comedian))?
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 29th June 2022, 05:23 AM
Replies: 3,266
Views: 144,622
Posted By Mojo
Does it even say, “do not buy Betamax”?

Does it even say, “do not buy Betamax”?
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 29th June 2022, 05:18 AM
Replies: 3,266
Views: 144,622
Posted By Mojo
:notm

:notm
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th June 2022, 10:29 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,118
Posted By Mojo
You think Shapps getting involved is likely to...

You think Shapps getting involved is likely to improve things?
Forum: Trials and Errors 28th June 2022, 02:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 722
Posted By Mojo
There, the barristers are called “advocates”.

There, the barristers are called “advocates”.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th June 2022, 01:16 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,118
Posted By Mojo
Perhaps not getting involved is the best he can...

Perhaps not getting involved is the best he can do.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th June 2022, 12:08 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,118
Posted By Mojo
I think that’s the plan.

I think that’s the plan.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th June 2022, 12:04 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
I think the point being missed is that it’s...

I think the point being missed is that it’s generally only people who the government don’t approve of who actually need the enforcement of their human rights.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th June 2022, 12:02 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
[citation needed]

[citation needed]
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th June 2022, 11:59 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 1,733
Posted By Mojo
That’s in Magna Carta:

That’s in Magna Carta:
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 28th June 2022, 01:27 AM
Replies: 3,266
Views: 144,622
Posted By Mojo
I’m not relying on the Quran itself, I’m looking...

I’m not relying on the Quran itself, I’m looking at your own twistings of it, as posted above. Your post hoc attempt to make your own interpretations of the Quran fit scientific findings that are...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 27th June 2022, 11:42 PM
Replies: 3,266
Views: 144,622
Posted By Mojo
The correct judgment is that almost everything...

The correct judgment is that almost everything you said about Darwin is nonsense, and pretty much everything you say about science in the Quran is blatant retrofitting, unsupported by the actual text.
Forum: Trials and Errors 27th June 2022, 11:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 722
Posted By Mojo
“Open to all, like the Ritz Hotel.”

“Open to all, like the Ritz Hotel.”
Forum: USA Politics 27th June 2022, 10:52 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 2,683
Posted By Mojo
Not according to Matthew 6:5-6.

Not according to Matthew 6:5-6.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 27th June 2022, 08:39 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,118
Posted By Mojo
Note that his security detail also had to wear...

Note that his security detail also had to wear jogging gear for the 10 yard walk into the hotel.
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