What is the European Court of Human Rights and why does it trump British justice?

Priti Patel has criticised the European Court of Human Rights after its interventions stopped the first deportation flight to Rwanda – and is by no means the first UK minister to do so. Sky News explains what the court is and why it has nothing to do with the European Union.

The courtroom of the European Court of Human Rights. Pic: AP
https://news.sky.com/story/what-is-the-european-court-of-human-rights-and-why-does-it-trump-british-justice-12634344

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