Jens Elo Rytter

Jens Elo Rytter


Member of:


    Constitutional law

    Human rights law

    International law

    Primary fields of research

    Human rights law - notably european human rights law and the interaction between national and supranational protection and development of human rights

    The constitutional role of courts - notably vis a vis Parliament and other legislative bodies 

    Fields of interest

    Human rights

    Constitutional law

    International humanitarian law

    International law on the use of force 

    Current research

    Danish constitutional law in a european perspective - new textbook

    Freedom of the press - the scope of the journalistic privilege

    EU Charter on Fundamental Rights - potential effects, co-existence with the ECHR

    Selected publications

    1. Published

      Which Freedom of the Press? The Press Conceived as an 'Open Forum' or a 'Privileged Watchdog'

      Rytter, Jens Elo, 2010, In: Scandinavian Studies in Law. 55, p. 181-209 29 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

    2. Published

      Undtagelsestilstanden og dens judicielle efterprøvelse: Suspension af menneskerettigheder i kampen mod terrorisme

      Rytter, Jens Elo, 2009, In: Juristen. 91, 4, p. 103-116 14 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

    3. Published

      Den Europæiske Menneskerettighedskonvention - og dansk ret, 2. udg.

      Rytter, Jens Elo, 2006, København: Karnov Group.

      Research output: Book/ReportBookResearch

    4. Published

      No Punishment Without Guilt: The Case concerning German Prosecution of a Former GDR Border Guard

      Rytter, Jens Elo, 2003, In: Netherlands Quarterly of Human Rights. 21, 1, p. 39-61

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

    5. Published

      Grundrettigheder. Domstolens fortolkning og kontrol med lovgivningsmagten

      Rytter, Jens Elo, 2000, København: Gad Jura. 479 p.

      Research output: Book/ReportPh.D. thesisResearch

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