Extradition treaty review will take a year – The Independent

Posted September 9th, 2010 in extradition, news, treaties by sally

“A review of Britain’s extradition treaty with the US and other jurisdictions will not be completed until the end of next summer, the Home Secretary announced yesterday. The Coalition’s inquiry would consider whether the UK-US treaty was ‘unbalanced’ and would also look at the breadth of the Home Secretary’s discretion to intervene in cases, Theresa May said.”

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The Independent, 9th September 2010

Source: www.independent.co.uk