There are, we are told, 800 million people for whom the ECHR is the last recourse against tyrannical governments. But does this argument really hold water?
Tyrannical governments, unlike our own, just ignore the ECHR when they don’t like its judgments
Abu Hamza is off to face US justice, and not before time. But the case of Babar Ahmad seems different: will he now undergo yet another extradition injustice?
He doesn’t even know the charges against him: so much for justice being seen to be done
David Mellor, former Home Office Minister, says we are under no legal obligation to obey the Strasbourg Court’s ruling on Abu Qatada. Is he right? No one’s denied it
If he is, let’s have this poisonous man on the next plane back to Amman