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European Convention on Human Rights

Attorney General written question – answered on 27th January 2020.

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Photo of Matthew Offord Matthew Offord Conservative, Hendon

To ask the Attorney General, whether the UK will remain a party to the European Convention on Human Rights after the UK leaves the EU.

Photo of Geoffrey Cox Geoffrey Cox The Attorney-General

The UK will remain party to the ECHR after it has left the EU. The UK has strong human rights protections within a comprehensive and well-established constitutional and legal system and the decision to leave the EU does not change this.

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