Theresa May’s call for UK to exit European Convention on Human Rights will delight human rights abusers

Bashing the European Court of Human Rights is not a new development in Conservative policy – although it’s worth remembering that it was one of May’s predecessors as a Tory Home Secretary, David Maxwell Fyfe (also a prosecutor at Nuremberg, no less), who helped to draft the 1950 ECHR.

Source: Theresa May’s call for UK to exit European Convention on Human Rights will delight human rights abusers

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