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# Extradition

Last month
September 2023
Debunked: Fake government letter used to spread rumour of Ukrainians being extradited to fight
Other forgeries pushing the same narrative have been spread by eastern European pro-Kremlin groups.
This year
Woman (20s) extradited from NI to Republic of Ireland to stand trial for fraud offences
She was extradited today by officers from the PSNI’s international policing unit.
UK court rules rape suspect Nicholas Rossi, who claims to be Irish orphan, can be extradited to US
Nicholas Rossi is wanted by authorities in Utah for allegedly raping a woman in 2008.
Man extradited from NI to Germany to serve sentence for sexual offences against children
He was arrested by PSNI officers in the south Belfast area on 10 November 2022.
Woman charged after being extradited from South Africa over murders of two men in 2014
Ruth Lawrence is charged with the murder of two men aged 32 and 33.
Man wanted for hijacking arrested at Belfast Airport trying to flee to Spain
The man was detained by PSNI on an Irish extradition warrant whilst trying to get a flight to Spain.
Germany seeks extradition of Irish man over 'stupid' incident at Berlin takeaway 30 years ago
Lawyers for the man have argued the amount of time that has passed would result in a breach of his human rights if he is surrendered.
John Gilligan's son Darren appears before High Court for Spanish extradition request
Gilligan, who is the son of convicted drug dealer John Gilligan, is sought in relation to an offence of breaching Public Order and Safety.
PSNI arrest man who fled to Bulgaria while on bail for child sex offences
The man is due to appear in court at Belfast Magistrates Court today.
Gardaí extradite four men to Poland who 'posed a risk to communities in Ireland'
The men are all aged in their 40s and had previously been arrested on foot of a European Arrest Warrant issued by Polish authorities.
Last year
Estonian hitman Imre Arakas to be extradited to Lithuania for allegedly supplying guns to gang
Imre Arakas was jailed for six years in December 2018 for conspiring to murder James ‘Mago’ Gately.
Fugitive wanted for human trafficking offences surrendered to Lithuania police at Dublin Port
Gardaí said the man has strong links to organised crime.
Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch to seek pre-trial hearing and application to dismiss Regency charge
David Byrne was killed when five men stormed the building which was hosting a boxing weigh-in.
UK court formally issues order to extradite Julian Assange to US
The decision now rests with Home Secretary Priti Patel.
Italy issues global arrest warrant for Robinho after rape sentence
Judges at Italy’s top court last month upheld a nine-year sentence for the footballer’s part in an attack on a young woman in January 2013.
Man accused of rape in Ireland 21 years ago loses UK High Court extradition fight
Lawyers representing the Irish state had said the man’s appeal should be dismissed.
Julian Assange wins ruling in his battle against extradition to US
The WikiLeaks founder is wanted in the US over an alleged conspiracy to disclose national defence information.
All time
Former vet wanted to face charges of sexual activity with animals is to be extradited to UK
Oliver Lown is facing 12 offences, including making indecent images of children.
Man accused of terrorism offences surrenders himself to UK to face allegations
The arrest warrant states that Nazi-related materials were uncovered during a search of his address.
Dublin man extradited to the UK to be sentenced for drug trafficking offences
Gary Vickery will appear before Ipswich Crown Court today.
Irish man caught in US after sending nude selfie to 'teen girl' appeals extradition order
The man fled the US while serving a 15-year probation bond he entered into on his release
UK High Court hears first day of US appeal against decision not to extradite Assange
A District Judge in January ruled that Assange is a serious suicide threat if extradited across the Atlantic.
Gardaí planning operation to bring Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch back to Ireland
Hutch was arrested by Spanish police in an operation on the Costa Del Sol in August.
Hutch was arrested by Spanish police in an operation on the Costa Del Sol in August.
Gardaí want to charge him in connection with the Regency Hotel attack in which David Byrne was murdered.
From street gang thief to one of Europe's most wanted - the life of Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch
Donegal man appears in court for extradition to Northern Ireland on alleged terror charges
Casey is wanted in the North on a number of terrorism related offences.
Antivirus software creator John McAfee found dead in Spanish prison
The 75-year-old was arrested last October at Barcelona’s international airport.
Estonian Kinahan hitman challenges extradition bid in High Court
Imre Arakas (62) was jailed for his role in a Kinahan cartel murder plot.
Harvey Weinstein challenges extradition to California to face charges of assaults
Weinstein maintains his innocence and contends that any sexual activity was consensual.
Former vet wanted in UK over charges of sex with animals appears in court on foot of extradition warrant
Oliver Lown is wanted in Suffolk to face the charges.
Harry Dunn suspect ‘willing to discuss resolution’ despite extradition refusal
Anne Sacoolas’ lawyers said she would like “nothing more than to find a path forward”.
‘Huge disappointment’ as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange refused bail
Assange’s partner Stella Moris said she had hoped to be reunited with him after it was ruled he should not be extradited.
Killer surrenders himself to authorities over stabbing and dismemberment of Irish man in Netherlands
Barry McArdle appeared at the High Court today.
Teenager accused of shooting protesters extradited from Illinois to Wisconsin
Defence lawyers had sought to persuade Judge Paul Novak to block their client’s transfer.
State will not appeal decision refusing to surrender Ian Bailey to French authorities
The High Court earlier this month refused to order his surrender.
High Court rules that Ian Bailey cannot be extradited to France in connection with murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier
Bailey has always denied any role in the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in west Cork in 1996.
Julian Assange fails in bid to rule out new allegations as extradition fight continues
Assange spoke to state he does not consent to extradition.
High Court told how Ian Bailey tries not to dwell 'on being hunted'
Bailey was convicted in his absence in France to the killing of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in west Cork in 1996.
Northern Irish man loses latest challenge aimed at preventing his extradition to UK
Eamon Ronald Harrison is wanted by Essex police to face 39 counts of manslaughter.
Alleged 'ringleader' of crime gang to be extradited from Ireland to UK over 39 Essex lorry deaths
The bodies of eight women and 31 men, all Vietnamese nationals.were found on 23 October 2019.
Man (30s) arrested today for 2016 Dublin feud murder after extradition from UK
The man was extradited from the UK in connection with the murder of David ‘Daithi’ Douglas.
'Storm in a teacup': Judge dismisses French authorities' request for Ian Bailey's submissions in extradition case
Counsel for Bailey said it was an “unprecedented” and “unorthodox” request from French authorities.