Government may try for Qatada conviction in UK courts

There's a strong possibility now that the Home Secretary may try for a conviction for Abu Qatada in the British courts.

The Government lost its latest appeal today
The Government lost its latest appeal today 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.