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Joran van der Sloot To Be Extradited To U.S.

AP | Posted 05.09.2014 | Crime

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peru's government says that once Dutch citizen Joran van der Sloot completes his murder conviction in 2038, he will be extradited ...

Italy Agrees to Have Justin Bieber Extradited in Place of Amanda Knox

Spencer Green | Posted 04.02.2014 | Comedy
Spencer Green

Following the Italian appeals court's second murder conviction of former exchange student Amanda Knox, an agreement has been reached in which singer Justin Bieber will be extradited to Italy in place of Ms. Knox.

Now You See Him, Now You Don't

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 09.28.2013 | Politics
Tom Engelhardt

There are two men, both of whom, Washington is convinced, must be brought in: one to face "justice," one to escape it. And all of this is a given, nothing that needs to be explained or justified to anyone anywhere.

In Hunt for 'Spy Snowden,' Is US Losing More Than Secrets?

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 09.07.2013 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

Has the rush to apprehend Snowden sacrificed U.S. standing as champion of the politically oppressed and the rule of law?

Edward Snowden Could Have Saved A Lot Of Trouble

Posted 07.01.2013 | Comedy

Edward Snowden's whereabouts have attracted international scrutiny ever since he leaked classified NSA documents. If he'd used just a tad more foresig...

Mr. Snowden and the Mosh Pit

Daniel Wagner | Posted 08.28.2013 | World
Daniel Wagner

The only apparently meaningful leverage the U.S. government had to entice Ecuador not to grant Mr. Snowden asylum has been deftly removed, and the U.S. is now on the defensive.

Putin's Stage

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 08.26.2013 | World
Joe Peyronnin

Russian President Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin loves being the center of attention. And his decision not to extradite fugitive Edward Snowden to the United States has now found him at the center of an East-West standoff.

Member Of 'Kaibiles' Military Unit Accused Of Massacre Extradited To U.S.

AP | Posted 11.22.2012 | Latino Voices

LOS ANGELES — A former Guatemalan soldier accused of being involved in a brutal 1982 massacre during that country's civil war has been extradite...

Goulash Diplomacy: Why Viktor Orban Should Resign

Christopher Atamian | Posted 11.17.2012 | World
Christopher Atamian

The United States, the United Nations and other international organizations and governments should apply all available pressure on the Azeri government to honor its agreement with Hungary and return Safarov to where he belongs for the rest of his life -- a jail cell.

Credit Suisse Executive Facing Extradition Threat

Reuters | Posted 11.03.2012 | Business

* Court probe dates back to 2001 debt exchange * State news agency says Mulford failed to testify * Mulford was U.S. Tre...

Democracy, Trust and WikiLeaks: A Conversation With the Mother of Julian Assange

Vivian Norris | Posted 07.26.2012 | Media
Vivian Norris

I believe that people such as Julian Assange, movements such as Occupy Wall Street and those behind the Arab Spring, actually want change for a better, not worse and more chaotic, world. But their image and their hard work is being hijacked and manipulated.

Interpol Issues 'Red Notice' For Iraq's Fugitive Sunni Vice President

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 07.08.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Interpol on Tuesday put Iraq's fugitive Sunni vice president on the equivalent of its most-wanted list at the behest of the Shiite-dom...

U.S. Murder Trial Heard In Ecuador

AP | Posted 04.26.2012 | Latino Voices

QUITO, Ecuador -- A judge in Ecuador says a ruling is expected Monday in a 2011 double murder in the United States that is being tried in an unusual v...

David Lohr

Joran Van Der Sloot To Face Extradition Hearing

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 04.26.2012 | Crime

Joran van der Sloot has been ordered to face an extradition hearing that could send him to the U.S. on charges of extorting money from the family of m...

David Lohr

Peru Considering Extraditing Joran Van Der Sloot To U.S.

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 04.24.2012 | Crime

UPDATE: 8: 19 p.m. -- The process to extradite Joran van der Sloot from Peru to the United States has begun, CNN reports. Documents obtained by Maximo...

U.K. Can Extradite Terror Suspects To U.S., Court Rules

Reuters | Posted 06.10.2012 | World

(Adds details) STRASBOURG, France, April 10 (Reuters) - The European Court of Human Rights ruled on Tuesday that Britain had the right...

U.S. Requests Extradition

AP | Posted 03.05.2012 | Technology

WELLINGTON, New Zealand -- Federal prosecutors in the United States have filed papers in New Zealand seeking the extradition of Megaupload founder Kim...

The 'Queen Of The Pacific' Eludes Extradition Again

AP | By ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON | Posted 01.15.2012 | Latino Voices

MEXICO CITY -- A Mexican federal judge on Thursday rejected a second attempt to extradite an alleged drug trafficker to the U.S., nearly exhausting ye...

Suspect In East Coast Rapes Challenges Extradition To Virginia

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 01.28.2012 | DC

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A Connecticut judge on Monday agreed to send a man suspected in rapes along the East Coast to Virginia, where he faces more c...

Former Guatemalan President Part Of Infamous Extradition Fraternity

Posted 11.17.2011 | Latino Voices

When the former president of Guatemala, Alfonso Portillo, gets extradited he will join an infamous fraternity of Latin American figures whisked away f...

Feds Fight To Send Ex-'Survivor' Producer To Mexico For Trial In Wife's Death

AP | By ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 12.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Federal prosecutors are asking a judge to reject a reality TV producer's petition to overturn an extradition order on allegations that ...

Alleged Mexican Cartel Member Extradited To US

AP | Posted 10.25.2011 | Latino Voices

WASHINGTON -- The Justice Department says a high-ranking member of what's known as the Gulf Cartel has been extradited to the United States from Mexic...

Reality TV Producer Bruce Beresford-Redman Facing Extradition, Murder Trial

AP | By ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 08.23.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Federal prosecutors have asked a judge to ignore efforts by a reality television producer charged with killing his wife in Mexico to pr...

A Modest Proposal for a French-American Prisoner Exchange Deal

David Coleman | Posted 07.20.2011 | Politics
David Coleman

With regards to Roman Polanski and Dominique Strauss-Kahn , why not do what happens when one government holds a prisoner another government wants to see released: a prisoner exchange?

The Julian Assange 'Trial by Newspaper' -- A Response to Nick Davies

Bianca Jagger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bianca Jagger

The press has a responsibility to present a fair account of events relating to Julian Assange, particularly when due process is at stake. Prejudiced reporting can have costly and tragic consequences.