|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 41 (Oct)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Divisional Court|
Laws LJ and Silber J (judgment delivered extempore).
|Representation||Julian Atlee (instructed by Atlee Chung) for the appellant.|
|Nick Hearn (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the judicial authority.|
|Judgment Dates:||4 October 2012|
Extradition - Extradition hearing - Appeal - Double jeopardy - Prosecution of appellant for murder being dropped in Ireland - Appellant fleeing to United Kingdom - Irish judicial authority seeking to extradite appellant in respect of offence arising out of same incident, namely, concealing a body - European arrest warrant being issued and appellant being arrested - Appellant resisting extradition on basis of principle of double jeopardy - Whether principle applicable