|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 287 (Feb)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Divisional Court|
Owen and Calvert Smith JJ (judgment delivered extempore)
|Representation||The appellant appeared in person.|
|Rebecca Hill (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the respondent.|
|Judgment Dates:||25 February 2010|
Extradition - Request for extradition - Bar to extradition - Appellant convicted of offences in requesting state in 1998 and sentenced to term of imprisonment - Appellant coming to United Kingdom and not serving sentence - Arrest made pursuant to European arrest warrant issued in 2008 - Information from respondent causing appellant's legal representatives to abandon proposed defence at extradition hearing - Judge making extradition order - Whether appellant's extradition barred by passage of time - Whether barred by extraneous considerations - Whether extradition constituting breach of appellant's human rights - ss 13, 14 - European Convention on Human Rights, art 3.