Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2013] All ER (D) 147 (Mar)
Neutral Citation: [2013] EWHC 246 (Admin)
Court: Queen's Bench Division, Administrative Court (London)
Judge:

Collins J

Representation Piers Kiss-Wilson (instructed by Goldkorns Solicitors) for the appellant.
  Daniel Sternberg (instructed by Crown Prosecution Service) for the respondent.
Judgment Dates: 24 January 2013

Catchwords

Extradition - Extradition hearing - European arrest warrant - Judges ordering extradition of appellant to Hungary - Appellant appealing on basis of risk of suicide - Whether oppressive to extradite appellant - .

The Case

Extradition Extradition hearing. Two conviction warrants had been issued against the appellant for robbery, theft and assault. Two judges had ordered his extradition and he appealed, on the basis that extradition would be oppressive due to the risk of his suicide. The Administrative Court, in dismissing the appeal, held that the psychiatric evidence showed an insufficient risk of suicide.

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