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Amanda Knox should be mandated to serve her sentences, even if extradition is necessary, if convicted in the retrial in the 2007 murder of her college roommate Meredith Kercher, prosecutor Alessandro Crini told an Italian court Monday.

“Usually if someone is convicted of murder, they are already in custody,” Crini told the AP, admitting the “situation is unusual.”

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Knox, 26, has said she… Continue reading Amanda Knox Case: Italian Prosecutor Calls For Extradition If She’s Found Guilty In Murder Retrial

Tunis demands extradition of former president Ben Ali

president Zine el Abidine Ben Ali 150x150 Tunis demands extradition of former president Ben AliTunisia has demanded the extradition of former president Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali from Saudi Arabia, French media reported Sunday. Ben Ali had been involved in “several serious crimes”, a statement from the Tunisian Foreign Ministry said, according to media. After weeks of violent protests, the president fled to Saudi Arabia Jan 14. His ousting has [...] Continue reading Tunis demands extradition of former president Ben Ali

The Pakistan government may include former military ruler Pervez Musharraf in the investigation of former premier Benazir Bhutto’s assassination case, but will not go to the extent of seeking his deportation through Interpol, the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) has said. “He is former president of Pakistan, and it will not be appropriate to bring him [...] Continue reading Pak govt won”t seek Musharraf’s extradition through Interpol: PPP

Roman Polanski, the film director, was freed on Monday night after the Swiss government announced he would not be extradited on child sex charges … Continue reading Roman Polanski free after Swiss court rejects extradition to U.S.

It has been officially said by Swiss officials that very soon they will come to their decision whether Roman Polanski should be extradited to the USA or not. It is definitely known that he will have to face prosecution in the USA court concerning a 1977 sex case. Folco Galli, spokesman for Justice Ministry, informs [...] Continue reading Decision Concerning Polanski Extradition Will Be Taken Soon