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Shami Chakrabarti from civil rights group Liberty has criticised the extradition agreement between the UK and the United states saying:
"No-one is saying that there shouldn't be effective co-operation between countries to bring suspects to justice. But how is it just that someone can be taken from his home, family and country without any evidence being probed in a local court?"
Elaine Tappin spoke to reporters after she appeared before the Home Affairs Select Committee to talk about her husband Christopher Tappin's extradition.
She said he was very worried about him and his mental health.
Asked by a reporter if she had a message for President Obama and the US, Mrs Tappin said:
"Please be kind to him, don't treat him unjustly, and let him have his day in court quickly so he can come home to us."
Asked about the US-UK extradition treaty which has been described as "one-sided", Attorney General Dominic Grieve QC said there were "underlying fundamental problems that are not very easy to address".
"I think there's a lack of public confidence in the US justice system," he said.
There were perceptions in Britain that the US justice and penal systems were "harsh and disproportionate", leaving Britons "uneasy and uncertain", he added.
He told the MPs these concerns were "not readily curable".
Elaine Tappin was accompanied by her son, Neil, when she appeared before the MPs on the Commons Home Affairs Select Committee to talk about her husband Christopher's extradition.
Elaine Tappin is talking to MPs about the extradition of her husband, Christopher Tappin, to the US, accused of exporting electric batteries to Iran.
At times visibly emotional, she is describing the impact of the process on her family.
Elaine Tappin has arrived at Westminster to speak to MPs about the extradition of her husband, Christopher Tappin, to the US.
She told the waiting press that she has not spoken to her husband since he flew from Heathrow on Friday.