If you voted Conservative, UKIP, or SNP, this is what you wanted:

The Tories are planning to scrap the Human Rights Act and we should all be deeply concerned, argues Richard Beech

Here’s what will effectively be scrapped by the Tories:

  • The right to life
  • The right not to be tortured
  • The right not to be a slave
  • The right to a fair trial
  • The right NOT to be punished if you haven’t broken the law
  • The right to private family life
  • The right to freedom of thought, conscience, and religion
  • The right to freedom of expression
  • The right to marry and start a family
  • The right to peaceful enjoyment of possessions
  • The right to education
  • The right to free elections
  • The right NOT to be given to death penalty

Source: 13 basic rights you’re going to lose under the new Conservative government – Richard Beech – Mirror Online