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Union flag protests: Villiers says courts make bail decisions

Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Teresa Villiers, has said it is up to the courts to decide who should get bail, in response to a question about the union flag protests.

Theresa Villiers made the remarks during Northern Ireland questions in the House of Commons after the DUP's Nigel Dodds said there a perception among unionists that the courts were treating loyalists more harshly than republicans.