The Suspect’s Constitutional Protection of Human Dignity
|Course||Constitutional and Administrative Law|
|Keywords||criminal suspects human dignity fundamental rights constitutional protection the obligations of States|
Dignity is the fundamental rights or the base of human rights recognized by constitution of all the countries in the world and the international human rights treaties. Human dignity as a fundamental right on the Constitution is the right to have humane treatment and be respected, because person has the distinguished and solemn position which is different from the animal. It’s core meaning is treating people as human beings. The reason why the suspects need constitutional protection of human dignity is decided by the fundamental of constitutional protection, and it’s also the inevitable demand and actual demand of protecting the dignity of the suspect. Our country has the obligation to respect and protect the dignity of the suspects, and the legislature, investigative, prosecution and judicial organs are subjects to performing the obligations of States. To achieve the suspect’s constitutional protection of human dignity, it needs to establish the constitutional sense of protecting the suspects’ personal dignity, strengthen the system to protect the suspect’s human dignity according to the Constitution legislation, effectively protect the personal dignity of suspects by investigation and prosecution according to the Constitution, emphasis on the relief of suspects human dignity by trials according to the Constitution, and start the Judicial review procedures as soon as possible to stop the power violations on suspect’s human dignity.