Extradition

December 26, 2017 - 6:15 am
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia has extradited a Kurdish political activist who sought asylum in Serbia after fleeing Turkey where he was sentenced to 15 years in prison, a lawyer said Tuesday. Cevdet Ayaz was taken away Monday afternoon from a center for foreigners where he was staying after his...
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FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2008, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers' Lorenzen Wright poses at the team's NBA basketball media day in Independence, Ohio. Sherra Wright is fighting an attempt by authorities to extradite her from California to Memphis, Tenn., to face conspiracy and first-degree murder charges in the 2010 death of her ex-husband, former NBA player Lorenzen Wright. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan, file)
December 20, 2017 - 8:25 pm
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — The ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright is fighting authorities' attempt to extradite her from California to Tennessee, where she is charged with killing him in 2010. Sherra Wright made a very brief appearance Wednesday in Riverside County Superior Court. A judge...
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A police officer escorts Alexander Vinnik, center as they arrive at Greece's supreme court in Athens, on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017. Greece's Supreme Court holds an extradition hearing for Russian cybercrime suspect Alexander Vinnik, wanted in the United States on charges of laundering billions of dollars' worth of bitcoin. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
December 06, 2017 - 9:15 am
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Russian cybercrime suspect Alexander Vinnik, who is wanted in the United States on charges of laundering billions of dollars' worth of the virtual currency bitcoin, appeared Wednesday before Greece's Supreme Court for a hearing into his extradition to the U.S. Vinnik is the...
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Supporters wave Catalonia flags during an event of the political platform 'Junts per Catalunya' to mark the official start of the electoral campaign for the Catalan regional election in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Dec. 4, 2017. Campaigning officially begins at midnight Monday, and in the hours before that moment Catalan pro-independence groups hope to stage protests in front of town halls across the region against the Supreme Court's decision on the detained separatists. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
December 04, 2017 - 6:58 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the crisis in Catalonia (all times local): 12:55 a.m. The head of Catalonia's leading party in favor of remaining a part of Spain says a big turnout in upcoming elections will be key to stifling the region's secession movement. Ines Arrimadas of the center-right...
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F1 Force India team boss Vijay Mallya is surrounded by members of the media as he stands outside to smoke during the lunch break on the first day of his extradition case at Westminster Magistrates Court in London, Monday, Dec. 4, 2017. Mallya, the United Breweries Group chairman and co-owner of the Force India F1 team is wanted in India to face fraud allegations. He was arrested in April by the Metropolitan Police's extradition unit on behalf of authorities in India. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
December 04, 2017 - 10:36 am
LONDON (AP) — Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya insisted Monday that he was innocent of money-laundering accusations Monday after the evacuation of a London court building forced him to face a swarm of journalists he had sought to avoid. The start of Mallya's extradition hearing was delayed by 70 minutes...
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FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2017 file photo, Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya leaves after attending a hearing at Westminster Magistrates Court in London. Mallya is due back in court in London on Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, for the start of an extradition hearing due to last about eight days that should determine whether he will be sent back to India to face money laundering allegations related to the collapse of several of his businesses. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)
December 03, 2017 - 4:33 am
LONDON (AP) — Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya is set to face an extradition hearing in London that should determine whether he is sent back to India to face money laundering allegations related to the collapse of several of his businesses. The Westminster Magistrates Court hearing, which begins Monday...
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Former Salvadoran Col. Inocente Orlando Montano Morales is seen Tuesday, Nov. 28 2017, surrounded by U.S. federal agents before boarding a flight from Atlanta to Madrid, Spain. Montano arrived Wednesday morning in Madrid to face charges that he helped plot the 1989 killings of six Jesuit priests, five of whom were Spanish, during El Salvador's civil war. (Bryan D. Cox/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via AP)
November 30, 2017 - 11:06 am
MADRID (AP) — A Spanish judge on Thursday ordered a former Salvadoran colonel jailed while he awaits trial for alleged involvement in the killing of five Jesuit priests in 1989. Inocente Orlando Montano, who served as vice minister for public security in the 1980s during El Salvador's civil war,...
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November 30, 2017 - 7:15 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark has detained a 43-year-old Russian national at Moscow's request pending an international extradition, Danish prosecutors said Thursday. Henriette V. Norring from the office of the Director of Public Prosecutions said Russia now has to make a formal extradition...
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Martin Sadilek, an attorney for Yevgeniy Nikulin, a Russian man facing charges of hacking computers at American companies, talks to the media before an appeal allowing Nikulin's extradition to the United States outside a courtroom in Prague, Czech Republic, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. Czech authorities arrested Yevgeniy Nikulin in Prague in cooperation with the FBI in October last year. He is accused by U.S. prosecutors of penetrating computers at Silicon Valley firms including LinkedIn and Dropbox in 2012. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
November 24, 2017 - 8:35 am
PRAGUE (AP) — The Latest on the extradition hearing for an alleged Russian hacker (all times local): 2:30 p.m. The defense attorney for a Russian man whose extradition to the United States has been supported by a Prague appeals court says he has not given up and will take steps to possibly reverse...
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Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy arrives for an EU social summit for fair jobs and growth in Gothenburg, Sweden, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. (Jonas Ekstromer/TT News Agency via AP)
November 17, 2017 - 5:26 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The prime ministers of Spain and Belgium have held talks over their testy bilateral relations as ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and four secessionist allies prepare for an extradition court appearance in Brussels. Friday's court hearing for the five is the latest step in...
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