Prime Minister Theresa May and husband Philip May at a rally in Slough while on the General Election campaign trail.

Theresa May has said she is prepared to throw out human rights laws if they restrict new tougher legislation to tackle terrorism. 
The Prime Minister said she will make it easier to deport foreign terror suspects back “to their own countries” and would “restrict the freedom and movements of terrorist suspects” if re-elected on 8 June.
Addressing supporters in Slough just 36 hours before the polls open, she vowed to change the laws if they impeded efforts to fight the increasingly “complex” terror threat.
“As we see the threat changing, evolving, becoming a more complex threat, we need to make sure that our police and security and intelligence agencies have the powers they need,” Ms May said.
“I mean longer prison sentences for people convicted of terrorist offences. I mean making it easier for the authorities to deport foreign terrorist suspects back to their own countries.
She continued: “And I mean doing more to restrict the freedom and the movements …
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