Grieve: stop spreading lies about Human Rights Act – The Independent

Posted October 6th, 2011 in attorney general, human rights, legislation, media, news by sally

“The Attorney General has reignited Tory tensions over the Human Rights Act by insisting it had been beneficial for Britain and condemning the ‘hysterical untruths’ printed by newspapers about its perverse effects. Dominic Grieve was speaking after Theresa May, the Home Secretary, mounted an attack on the Act, telling the Manchester conference that a Bolivian immigrant had successfully resisted deportation because of his pet cat.”

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The Independent, 6th October 2011