Once again a British newspaper peddles factual inaccuracies in relation to the prisoners’ votes issue. The ruling was not “at the orders of Brussels” as your article
(http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/8349226/Murderers-launch-campaign-for-freedom-based-on-their-human-rights.html) states. The European Court of Human Rights is part of the Council of Europe which is based in Strasbourg. The EU has had nothing to say on the matter.
European Commission in the UK