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Clegg: Two tier human rights system
Clegg savages Labour’s human rights record

Britain’s authority on human rights is being destroyed by its abuse of those rights at home, Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has said. In a speech, given this evening to Amnesty International to mark human rights day, Mr Clegg will accuse the government of creating a two-tier human rights regime where foreign nationals are targeted… Read more »

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Poll shows big support for Human Rights Act

A new poll released today shows surprisingly widespread support for the Human Rights Act in Britain. Timed to coincide with the 60th anniversary of the universal declaration of human rights, the survey showed 96 per cent of Britons want a law protecting their rights and freedoms. The survey comes two days after lord chancellor Jack… Read more »

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