Mitoi v Government of Romania: Admn 7 Jun 2006

Where a question arises, under section 20(3) or 85(3) of the Act, as to whether a person deliberately absented himself from his trial, that is a matter which the requesting state has to prove to a criminal standard.


Maurice Kay LJ


[2006] EWHC 1977 (Admin)




Extradition Act 2003 20(3) 85(3)

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CitedKrzyzowski v Circuit Court In Gliwice, Poland Admn 23-Nov-2007
Extradition of the defendant to Poland was sought, the court saying he had fled his trial for burglaries in 1999. The defendant argued that his extradition would now be unfair.
Held: The judge was right to hold that his ruling of deliberate . .
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Updated: 07 July 2022; Ref: scu.244236