Treaty states 'torture' statements cannot be submitted

Clear guidelines are outlined in respect to statements suspected to have been obtained by torture. Credit: Home Office

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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.