Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister – in the House of Commons at 11:30 am on 25th January 2012.

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Photo of Pat McFadden Pat McFadden Labour, Wolverhampton South East 11:30 am, 25th January 2012

The existing UK controls on the movement of terrorist suspects lapse today, including in the case of suspect CD, of whom Mr Justice Owen said at his appeal last year that relocation was a

“necessary and proportionate measure to protect the public from…an immediate and real risk of a terrorist-related attack.”

Will the Prime Minister tell the House why his Government supported the relocation power at the court hearing last year, but have since legislated to remove it and to give suspect CD and others like him the freedom to come to London in the run-up to the Olympic games?