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'With rights come responsibilities'

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The principles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, introduced 60 years ago, were enshrined in law in 1998 when the UK brought in the Human Rights Act. Shami Chakrabarti, director of Liberty, and Michael Wills, minister of state for justice, discuss if it should be changed to incorporate responsibilities as well as rights.

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