Government loses appeal over Abu Qatada

Home Secretary Theresa May has lost her challenge in the appeal court over a decision allowing radical preacher Abu Qatada to stay in the UK.

Radical preacher Abu Qatada and Home Secretary Theresa May
Radical preacher Abu Qatada and Home Secretary Theresa May Credit: Press Association

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May signs Jordan Qatada treaty

The Home Secretary Theresa May has said she had signed "fair trial guarantees" with Jordan that she believes will reassure British courts that torture evidence would not be used against Abu Qatada, allowing his deportation from the UK.