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Extradition to Thailand of British man arrested in Ibiza for

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) on Tuesday upheld the decision of the Spanish High Court to extradite a British citizen accused in Thailand of murdering a woman in the western province of Kanchanaburi. Strasbourg has thus responded to the complaint filed in October 2019 by Shane Kenneth Looker, who was arrested in Ibiza […]Read More

Pattaya

Briton wanted for extradition caught in Bang Lamung

CHON BURI: A 31-year-old Briton wanted for extradition on drug charges has been caught in Pattaya beach town. Crime Suppression Division police arrested Mark Rumble, a British national, at a house in Phattra Village housing estate in tambon Nong Prue, Bang Lamung district, on Friday. Full story: Bangkok Post Wassayos Ngamkham BANGKOK POSTRead More

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Brit, 80, arrested in Pattaya, faces extradition to UK

Department of Special Investigation and immigration police arrested 80-year-old N. L. in Pattaya on Wednesday for extradition to face charges of rape and molestation in the UK. DSI director-general Paisith Wongmuang said they were acting on a request from the UK’s National Crime Agency. Mr H. faces 11 counts of molestation and serious molestation, and […]Read More

Asia

Hong Kong ‘Suspends’ Renditions Bill as Campaigners Insist on Total

Hong Kong’s chief executive Carrie Lam on Saturday announced the suspension of her government’s bid to change the city’s extradition law to allow renditions to mainland China, but organizers of recent mass protests said the concession was unacceptable, and that a demonstration planned for Sunday would go ahead. “After repeated internal deliberations over the last […]Read More

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Thailand to Seek Thaksin’s Extradition From Hong Kong

BANGKOK — The prosecutor’s office said Tuesday it will seek the extradition of former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra when he arrives in Hong Kong later this week for his daughter’s wedding. Chatchom Akapin, head of the public prosecutor’s overseas department, said officials decided to act after the fugitive former leader announced on social media that […]Read More

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Bahraini footballer Hakeem freed after Bahrain withdraws extradition request

Jailed Bahraini footballer Hakeem al-Araibi was freed from detention this evening and was expected to fly out of Bangkok to Australia after the Criminal Court endorsed the public prosecutor’s request to withdraw the extradition case against him. The public prosecutor in charge of the case, Ms. Setha Thienpilakul, appeared before the court this morning with […]Read More

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Bahraini footballer given two months to fight extradition case

Thailand’s Criminal Court today agreed to extend the detention period of jailed Bahraini footballer Hakeem al-Arabi until April 22nd to allow his legal team more time to fight his extradition to Bahrain. Hakeem al-Arabi’s lawyers asked the court for 60 days to prepare the case. They have until April 5th to file a written objection […]Read More

Phuket

Arrested in Phuket Russian national bows to US extradition request

PHUKET: Russian national Anton Bogdanov, arrested at Phuket International Airport at the request of the US Government on Nov 28, has waived his right to fight extradition to the US to face cybercrime hacking charges, says the Russian embassy in Bangkok. Mr Bogdanov made decision not to fend off the extradition request in Thai court […]Read More