Friday, October 5, 2012

Hamza Extradition Fate To Be Decided In Court

Radical cleric Abu Hamza and four other terror suspects are expected to find out today if they have won their latest legal move to avoid extradition from the UK to America.

Two judges at the High Court in London heard from Home Secretary Theresa May's QC on Thursday that if they rule in her favour, then that "effectively is the end" of the matter, as no further appeal was available in criminal cases.

Mr James Edie agreed with Sir John Thomas, President of the Queen's Bench Division, that he will be saying to the court that "the Secretary of State would be entitled to move instantly".

Sir John said it was the "final court if we refuse permission". Read More