The Treaty of Lisbon, adopted in December 2009, constitutes a major step in the development of the protection of Human Rights in Europe.
Defeis, Elizabeth F.
"The Treaty Of Lisbon And Accession Of The European Union To The European Convention On Human Rights,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 18
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