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Risk of 'flagrant denial of justice' in Abu Qatada case

Appeal Judges upheld a decision made in November by the Special Immigration Appeals Commission (SIAC):

SIAC was entitled to conclude that there is a real risk that the impugned statements will be admitted in evidence at a retrial and that, in consequence, there is a real risk of a flagrant denial of justice.

Lord Dyson, Lord Justice Richards and Lord Justice Elias said the court accepted that Qatada "is regarded as a very dangerous person", but that was not "a relevant consideration" under human rights laws.