Conservative MP: 'Madness' over Qatada bail ruling

The Conservative MP Chris Heaton-Harris has tweeted his reaction to the news that Abu Qatada has been refused bail because freeing him would be "exceptionally problematic" during heightened security at the Olympics:

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What utter madness! We can't deport Qatada because he is too dangerous to the public to be let out on bail.

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Abu Qatada denied bail

The terror suspect Abu Qatada has been denied bail by the Special Immigration Appeals Commission while he contests deportation to Jordan to face trial.