Criminal migrant rights could be axed
Foreign criminals might no longer be able to avoid deportation by claiming a "right to family life" under proposals announced by the home secretary.
Theresa May will talk of plans to rewrite the immigration rules to prevent "abuse" of Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights.
The move is likely to go down well with Tory activists at the party's annual conference in Manchester. The BBC's Ross Hawkins reports.
04 Oct 2011
- From the section UK Politics