Abu Qatada Deportation

Abu Qatada Not Guilty - After All That

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK

Radical preacher Abu Qatada, who was deported from the UK, has been found not guilty of terrorism offences in court in Jordan relating to alleged plot...

Abu Qatada's Family Leave UK

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.08.2013 | UK

The wife and two children of the radical Islamist cleric Abu Qatada have now left the UK, it has been revealed. The family follow Qatada, who left ...

'Crazy' Human Rights Must Go To Stop Another Qatada

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK Politics

Home Secretary Theresa May has called for something to be done to stop the “crazy interpretation of our human rights laws” to stop a costly and le...

Jordanian Parliament Approves Treaty Allowing Qatada's Deportation

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.06.2013 | UK

The Jordanian parliament has approved a treaty with the UK designed to trigger the removal of radical cleric Abu Qatada, the Home Office has said. The...

Tory Push for EU Policing Cooperation Optout Harmful to British Security

Sarah Ludford | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK Politics
Sarah Ludford

The Abu Qatada saga demonstrates the challenging complexity of extraditing suspected criminals and terrorists through bilateral arrangements. Of course there are special features in that case and it concerns a non-EU country, but it still serves to highlight the sheer absurdity of the Conservatives' desire to pull out of the European Arrest Warrant.

The Witch Hunt Must Stop: Why Abu Qatada Should Not Be Deported

Tam Hussein | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK Politics
Tam Hussein

Why sully UK's human rights record further by deporting him to a country that practices torture? Ms. May doesn't need a judge to tell her that torture is evil, her conscience should do that.

Jordan To Take Abu Qatada

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Comedy

The UK government will hand over 'hate preacher' Abu Qatada to the glamour model also known as Katie Price, Theresa May confirmed today. The agreem...

Jessica Elgot

Is It Hopeless?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK

Is Abu Qatada, an Islamist "hate preacher" from Jordan, accused of being "Osama Bin Laden's right-hand man in Europe", really running rings around the...

'Every Chance Of Succeeding'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Politics

Home secretary Theresa May has laid out the next steps she intends to take in her ongoing struggle to deport radical cleric Abu Qatada. On Tuesday ...

Abu Qatada Re-Arrested 'Over Publication Of Extremist Material'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.03.2013 | UK

Abu Qatada was re-arrested earlier this month after being linked to the publication of extremist material on the internet, police have said. Counte...

May's Appeal Over Abu Qatada Deportation Starts

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2013 | UK

Home Secretary Theresa May's appeal against the decision to allow Abu Qatada to stay in the UK has begun three days after the radical preacher was arr...

We'll Scrap The Human Rights Act, Says May

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 09.03.2013 | UK Politics

Theresa May has promised that a Conservative government would scrap the Human Rights Act and could go further by pulling out of its European obligatio...

Back Behind Bars

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.03.2013 | UK

Radical preacher Abu Qatada must remain in custody following his arrest for allegedly breaching his bail conditions, a judge ruled. UK Border Agenc...

Why Has Qatada Been Arrested Outside His Home?

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.03.2013 | UK

Radical preacher Abu Qatada has been arrested for allegedly breaching his bail conditions, days ahead of the Government's latest deportation bid in co...

Abu Qatada Court Date Set

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 21.12.2012 | UK

The home secretary's Abu Qatada appeal against the decision to allow radical preacher Abu Qatada to stay in the UK is due to be heard on 25 February. ...

This Man Has Cost You £500,000

PA | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK

The legal aid bill for terror suspect Abu Qatada stands at more than £500,000 and is still rising, the Government has disclosed. As of December 5,...

Abu Qatada Moves Into 'Bigger House'

PA | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK

Abu Qatada, the radical Islamist preacher, has moved house while he fights the latest round in his battle against deportation, according to a report. ...

Theresa May Granted Right To Appeal For Abu Qatada's Deportation

PA | Posted 05.12.2012 | UK

Home Secretary Theresa May has been granted permission to appeal against the decision to allow radical preacher Abu Qatada to stay in the UK, court of...

Abu Qatada 'To Sue Government For £10m'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK

Abu Qatada intends to sue the British Government for £10m for his "extended mistreatment" and "unlawful detention", his family have reportedly said. ...

'He Is A Threat To Our Country'

Posted 13.11.2012 | UK

David Cameron is "fed up" that Abu Qatada is still in the country, as the smiling terror suspect returned home following his release from jail. Qat...

Minister 'Asked For Jordan To Pardon Abu Qatada'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.10.2012 | UK

Home Office ministers sought a pardon for Jordanian terror suspect Abu Qatada in a bid to deport him from the UK, a tribunal has heard. James Broke...

Abu Qatada Launches Fresh Bid For Freedom

PA | Posted 30.07.2012 | UK

Abu Qatada is launching a fresh bid for freedom at the High Court. The radical preacher will tomorrow ask two judges for permission to challenge hi...

PM Pushes For Resolution On Abu Qatada Case

PA | Posted 16.06.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron today pushed the case for a resolution on the stalled deportation of radical cleric Abu Qatada with King Abdullah of Jordan. Qatada r...

Guess Who's Staying In Britain - And In Prison?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2012 | UK

Abu Qatada's bid for freedom has been blocked by a judge over Britain's terror threat at the Olympics. Allowing the radical preacher free on London...

Johnson: I Would Have Quit Over Qatada 'Cock-Up'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 10.05.2012 | UK Politics

Theresa May should have resigned over the Home Office's mishandling of the appeal deadline when trying to deport terror suspect Abu Qatada, according ...