Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2010] All ER (D) 201 (May)
Neutral Citation: [2010] EWHC 1819 (Admin)
Court: Queen's Bench Division, Divisional Court

Elias LJ and Keith J (judgment delivered extempore)

Representation The appellant appeared in person.
  Rebecca Hill (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the respondent.
Judgment Dates: 19 May 2010


Extradition - Extradition hearing - European arrest warrant - Respondent authority issuing accusation warrant seeking appellant's extradition for burglary - Magistrates' court issuing extradition order - Appellant appealing against order - Appellant submitting warrant invalid on basis of previous conviction for offence - Whether warrant issued in correct form.

The Case

Extradition Extradition hearing. The Divisional Court held that, on the evidence, an accusation European arrest warrant in respect of the appellant had been issued in the correct form as the appellant's conviction and sentence were not enforceable and there were no bars to his extradition.

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