Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2009] All ER (D) 135 (Jan)
Neutral Citation: [2009] UKHL 2
Court: House of Lords
Judge:

Lord Phillips of Worth Maltravers, Lord Rodger of Earlsferry, Lord Carswell, Lord Brown of Eaton-under-Heywood and Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury

Representation Richard Gordon QC and Ben Cooper (instructed by Sonn Macmillan Walker) for Mucelli.
  Manjit Gill QC and Martin Henley (instructed by the Central Law Practice) for Moulai.
  Andrew Nicol QC and John RWD Jones (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Government of Albania and the Deputy Public Prosecutor in Creteil, France.
Judgment Dates: 21 January 2009

Catchwords

Extradition - Extradition order - Appeal - Notice of appeal - Notice of appeal filed but not served within prescribed time limit - Notice of appeal being faxed to respondent after 4pm on last day for service - Whether notice of appeal to be filed and served within prescribed time limit - Whether court having power to extend time for service - Effect of serving notice of appeal on last day for service - , , .

The Case

Extradition Extradition order. House of Lords: and of the Extradition Act 2003 required a notice of appeal to be both filed and served within a seven and fourteen day period respectively and the court did not have power to extend time for service.

Practice Areas

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