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Case law

Westminster Magistrates' Court, Timis County Court v Rusu

August 2016 - United Kingdom

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Conviction EAW issued against the applicant, seeking to enforce a 4 years term imprisonment sentence. The applicant challenged the extradition based on poor prison conditions in Romania as well as breaches of previous diplomatic assurances given by the Romanian Authorities. The court heard evidence from 11 persons who had previously been extradited from the UK indicating that the assurances had not been respected. As a result, the Court refused extradition and discharged the suspects.

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