Neil Corney

About/Bio

Neil Corney is a Research Associate at the Omega Research Foundation, Manchester UK. Further information about the Omega Research Foundation can be found on twitter @Omega_RF and at https://omegaresearchfoundation.org/

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COVID-19, Consent and Coercion: New United Nations Guidance on Less Lethal Weapons in Law Enforcement in the context of the coronavirus

Thirty years have elapsed since the United Nations Basic Principles on the Use of Force and Firearms by Law Enforcement Officials (Basic Principles) were first adopted. Yet, as UN Human Rights Experts express concern about police killings and violence in the context of COVID-19 emergency measures, and law enforcement officials  around the world are reported to…

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