Article Photos: British government challenges Abu Qatada ruling 16/17

FILE - This is a  Tuesday, April 17, 2012 file photo,  of radical Islamist cleric  Abu Qatada as he  is driven away after being refused bail at a hearing at London's Special Immigration Appeals Commission, which handles deportation and security cases, in London. The British government on Monday Dec. 3, 2012 is challenging a court ruling that it cannot deport to Jordan the radical Islamist cleric Abu Qatada, who has been described by prosecutors as a key al-Qaida operative in Europe. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)