Re: The UK political thread (formerly independence thread)
Posted: Fri Dec 27, 2019 8:09 am
slayerslays wrote:bloodofthekings wrote:Freedom of Movement isn't as unrestricted as the right-wing media suggest (or at least, it doesn't have to be):
https://ukandeu.ac.uk/we-can-control-eu ... t-done-it/
There is one section (article of the EU Human Rights Law signed away by Brown in the Lisbon Treaty that gives even grooming paedophiles the right to a family life and therefore not get deported.
https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/roch ... -z0g3l7dqj
https://voiceofeurope.com/2019/01/groom ... portation/
What is the point of English courts trying to deport people when it results in these very expensive (to the taxpayer) scenarios?
The European Convention on Human Rights is NOT the EU, it predates it by decades as it came in in 1953. We'll still be a signatory after Brexit