Legal loopholes make Britain ‘safe haven for evil’

The Government is doing too little to close legal loopholes which make Britain “a safe haven for evil,” MPs and peers warned.

Jack Straw, the Justice Secretary, announced last month that he would change the law to ensure suspected war criminals living in the UK could not escape prosecution.

A 10-year extension of the cut-off period to cover crimes committed as far back as 1991 was hailed as a victory for victims of the Rwandan genocide and other conflict…

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