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“Rulings to stop us deporting suspected terrorists. The suggestion that you've got to apply the human rights convention even on the battlefields of Helmand.
“And now - they want to give prisoners the vote. No, I'm sorry, I just don't agree.
“Our Parliament - the British Parliament - decided they shouldn't have that right.
“This is the country that wrote Magna Carta, the country that time and again has stood up for human rights, whether liberating Europe from fascism or leading the charge today against sexual violence in war.
“Let me put it very clearly: We do not require instruction from judges in Strasbourg on this issue.
“So at long last, with a Conservative government after the next election, this country will have a new British Bill of Rights to be passed in our Parliament, rooted in our values.”
Given that the Tories want to scrap the Human Rights Act and that we may no longer be under the ECHR in two years, what rights will we have? Is this not a terrifying prospect?