Yes people have the right to express their opinions - but people also have the right to live, whether they are disabled or not. There is a responsibility that comes with being a politician and the freedom of speech - and that is not to abuse it.
Independent councillor Colin Brewer said "disabled children cost the council too much money and should be put down" in October 2011. Although he has written a letter of apology, he states he has done nothing wrong. This is DISGUSTING and should resign.