|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 35 (Oct)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Divisional Court|
Laws LJ and Silber J (judgment delivered extempore)
|Representation||Joel Bennathan QC (instructed by Hughmans Solicitors) for K.|
|Katherine Tyler (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Judicial Authority.|
|Judgment Dates:||4 October 2012|
Extradition - Extradition hearing - Appeal - Appellant being arrested in Spain on drugs charges - Whilst investigation ongoing into drugs charges appellant extradited to United Kingdom for offence of attempted murder - Appellant acquitted in UK - Appellant uniting with son in UK - European arrest warrant issued for appellant by Spanish judicial authority in respect of drugs offence - Appellant resisting extradition on basis of oppression due to culpable delay - Whether extradition oppressive.