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Tory: 'Scrap' Human Rights Act

The Justice Secretary Chris Grayling has told the Sunday Telegraph that a Conservative majority would repeal the Human Rights Act.

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Home Office: 'No immediate plans to withdraw' from ECHR

Following report in the Mail on Sunday that Britain is set to pull out of the European Convention on Human Rights in a move to be announced by the Home Secretary Theresa May, a home office spokesman said

The government has no immediate plans to withdraw from the European Convention on Human Rights.

Meanwhile, the Justice Secretary Chris Grayling was quoted in The Sunday Telegraph as saying that said a Conservative majority would repeal the Human Rights Act.

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