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# Extradition

Last week
21st May 2023 - 27th May 2023
# Extradition
Woman charged after being extradited from South Africa over murders of two men in 2014
Ruth Lawrence is charged with the murder of two men aged 32 and 33.
This month
May 2023
# Extradition
Man wanted for hijacking arrested at Belfast Airport trying to flee to Spain
The man was detained by PSNI on an Irish extradition warrant whilst trying to get a flight to Spain.
Last month
April 2023
# High Court
Germany seeks extradition of Irish man over 'stupid' incident at Berlin takeaway 30 years ago
Lawyers for the man have argued the amount of time that has passed would result in a breach of his human rights if he is surrendered.
# Court
John Gilligan's son Darren appears before High Court for Spanish extradition request
Gilligan, who is the son of convicted drug dealer John Gilligan, is sought in relation to an offence of breaching Public Order and Safety.
# Extradition
PSNI arrest man who fled to Bulgaria while on bail for child sex offences
The man is due to appear in court at Belfast Magistrates Court today.
This year
# Extradition
Gardaí extradite four men to Poland who 'posed a risk to communities in Ireland'
The men are all aged in their 40s and had previously been arrested on foot of a European Arrest Warrant issued by Polish authorities.
Last year
# Courts
Estonian hitman Imre Arakas to be extradited to Lithuania for allegedly supplying guns to gang
Imre Arakas was jailed for six years in December 2018 for conspiring to murder James ‘Mago’ Gately.
# Extradition
Fugitive wanted for human trafficking offences surrendered to Lithuania police at Dublin Port
Gardaí said the man has strong links to organised crime.
# Murder Charge
Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch to seek pre-trial hearing and application to dismiss Regency charge
David Byrne was killed when five men stormed the building which was hosting a boxing weigh-in.
# Wikileaks
UK court formally issues order to extradite Julian Assange to US
The decision now rests with Home Secretary Priti Patel.
# Extradition
Italy issues global arrest warrant for Robinho after rape sentence
Judges at Italy’s top court last month upheld a nine-year sentence for the footballer’s part in an attack on a young woman in January 2013.
# Extradition
Man accused of rape in Ireland 21 years ago loses UK High Court extradition fight
Lawyers representing the Irish state had said the man’s appeal should be dismissed.
# London
Julian Assange wins ruling in his battle against extradition to US
The WikiLeaks founder is wanted in the US over an alleged conspiracy to disclose national defence information.
All time
# Courts
Former vet wanted to face charges of sexual activity with animals is to be extradited to UK
Oliver Lown is facing 12 offences, including making indecent images of children.
# Mark Nolan
Man accused of terrorism offences surrenders himself to UK to face allegations
The arrest warrant states that Nazi-related materials were uncovered during a search of his address.
# Extradition
Dublin man extradited to the UK to be sentenced for drug trafficking offences
Gary Vickery will appear before Ipswich Crown Court today.
# Court
Irish man caught in US after sending nude selfie to 'teen girl' appeals extradition order
The man fled the US while serving a 15-year probation bond he entered into on his release
# Julian Assange
UK High Court hears first day of US appeal against decision not to extradite Assange
A District Judge in January ruled that Assange is a serious suicide threat if extradited across the Atlantic.
# now what
Gardaí planning operation to bring Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch back to Ireland
Hutch was arrested by Spanish police in an operation on the Costa Del Sol in August.
Hutch was arrested by Spanish police in an operation on the Costa Del Sol in August.
Gardaí want to charge him in connection with the Regency Hotel attack in which David Byrne was murdered.
From street gang thief to one of Europe's most wanted - the life of Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch
# High Court
Donegal man appears in court for extradition to Northern Ireland on alleged terror charges
Casey is wanted in the North on a number of terrorism related offences.
# McAfee
Antivirus software creator John McAfee found dead in Spanish prison
The 75-year-old was arrested last October at Barcelona’s international airport.
# imre arakas
Estonian Kinahan hitman challenges extradition bid in High Court
Imre Arakas (62) was jailed for his role in a Kinahan cartel murder plot.
# Harvey Weinstein
Harvey Weinstein challenges extradition to California to face charges of assaults
Weinstein maintains his innocence and contends that any sexual activity was consensual.
# oliver lown
Former vet wanted in UK over charges of sex with animals appears in court on foot of extradition warrant
Oliver Lown is wanted in Suffolk to face the charges.
# Diplomatic Immunity
Harry Dunn suspect ‘willing to discuss resolution’ despite extradition refusal
Anne Sacoolas’ lawyers said she would like “nothing more than to find a path forward”.
# Extradition
‘Huge disappointment’ as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange refused bail
Assange’s partner Stella Moris said she had hoped to be reunited with him after it was ruled he should not be extradited.
# Courts
Killer surrenders himself to authorities over stabbing and dismemberment of Irish man in Netherlands
Barry McArdle appeared at the High Court today.
# Kyle Rittenhouse
Teenager accused of shooting protesters extradited from Illinois to Wisconsin
Defence lawyers had sought to persuade Judge Paul Novak to block their client’s transfer.
# Ian Bailey
State will not appeal decision refusing to surrender Ian Bailey to French authorities
The High Court earlier this month refused to order his surrender.
# High Court
High Court rules that Ian Bailey cannot be extradited to France in connection with murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier
Bailey has always denied any role in the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in west Cork in 1996.
# Wikileaks
Julian Assange fails in bid to rule out new allegations as extradition fight continues
Assange spoke to state he does not consent to extradition.
# Courts
High Court told how Ian Bailey tries not to dwell 'on being hunted'
Bailey was convicted in his absence in France to the killing of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in west Cork in 1996.
# Eamon Ronald Harrison
Northern Irish man loses latest challenge aimed at preventing his extradition to UK
Eamon Ronald Harrison is wanted by Essex police to face 39 counts of manslaughter.
# ronan hughes
Alleged 'ringleader' of crime gang to be extradited from Ireland to UK over 39 Essex lorry deaths
The bodies of eight women and 31 men, all Vietnamese nationals.were found on 23 October 2019.
# gang feud
Man (30s) arrested today for 2016 Dublin feud murder after extradition from UK
The man was extradited from the UK in connection with the murder of David ‘Daithi’ Douglas.
# West Cork
'Storm in a teacup': Judge dismisses French authorities' request for Ian Bailey's submissions in extradition case
Counsel for Bailey said it was an “unprecedented” and “unorthodox” request from French authorities.
# Extradition
French authorities make 'unprecedented' and 'unorthodox' request ahead of Ian Bailey hearing, High Court hears
Bailey will contest the attempt when the planned three-day hearing begins.
# Courts
Russia’s failure to respond to concerns about fair trial rights compels judge to “terminate” extradition
Igor Khatlamadzhiyev (37), was wanted for a number of alleged thefts and robberies in Russia.
# Julian Assange
Julian Assange's UK extradition hearing paused until May, judge decides
The full extradition hearing is set to resume for three weeks in mid-May.
# Julian Assange
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange would face 'fatal consequences' if extradited, court hears
The Australian was visited in prison by his father over the weekend ahead of the hearing today.