8 July 2024

Search Results for Tag : Extradition


Valid extradition treaty between India and Chile; MEA lambasted for lax attitude(28.04.2016)

India and Chile have subsisting between them a valid extradition treaty, under the Extradition Act 1962, the Supreme Court held.

The Court.....

Tags : extradition, treaty, chile, ministry of external affairs


Blast from the Past

Wide berth for government to secure extradition(10.01.1969)

Enactment of the Extradition Act 1962 does not prohibit the Indian government from securing extradition of an offender through diplomatic channels.

Tags : extradition, notified country, british possession, diplomatic channels



Vijay Mallya Extradition Case: UK Court Orders Extradition(10.12.2018)

A UK Court has ordered the extradition of businessman Vijay Mallya after a year-long trial. Mallya is wanted in India on alleged fraud and money laund.....

Tags : Vijay Mallya, Extradition, UK Court


SC: Abu Salem has to be Released After 25 Years of Sentence as per Extradition Treaty With Portugal(11.07.2022)

Supreme Court has held that the sentence of life imprisonment imposed on Abu Salem in the 1993 Bombay Blasts case has to be remitted upon the completi.....

Tags : Supreme Court, Extradition, Abu Salem


Delhi High Court Rejects Plea of British National's Against Extradition(09.01.2019)

Delhi High Court has dismissed a plea of a 74-year-old British national, who is wanted in a child abuse and trafficking case in the Philippines, again.....

Tags : Delhi High Court, Plea of British National's Against Extradition


UK HC Rejects Mallya’s Plea Against Extradition(09.04.2019)

A UK High Court has turned down Vijay Mallya's application for leave to appeal against his extradition.

Tags : UK High Court, Vijay Mallya, Extradition


Delhi HC: Extradition Proceedings Cannot be Processed Till Finality of Criminal Proceedings(12.04.2021)

Delhi High Court has held that the surrender of an accused under extradition proceedings cannot be processed until there is finality or conclusion wit.....

Tags : Delhi High Court, Extradition Proceedings


Delhi HC Allows Extradition of German National Accused of Sexual Abuse(02.03.2023)

Delhi High Court has upheld the order of Trial Court allowing the extradition of a German national, who is accused of sexually abusing children.

Tags : Delhi High Court, Extradition, Sexual Abuse


Notifications & Circulars

Cabinet approves the Extradition Treaty between India and Lithuania(04.10.2017)

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval for the signing and ratification of the Extradition Treaty betwee.....

Tags : Extradition, Treaty, Approval


Delhi High Court Allows Extradition of Indian Origin Man to Canada(11.08.2017)

Delhi High Court has allowed extradition of an Indian-origin man who was accused in four cases of molestation and sexual assault in Canada and alleged.....

Tags : Delhi High Court, Extradition


Delhi HC Seeks Response on Bail Plea Filed by Man Recommended for Extradition to Australia(16.09.2021)

Delhi High Court has sought response of the Centre on the bail application filed by a man who was earlier recommended to be extradited to Australia by.....

Tags : Delhi High Court, Man Recommended for Extradition to Australia


Arthur Road Jail, Sanjay Dutt's Former Prison, May House Vijay Mallya Too(29.11.2017)

Arthur Road Jail, Sanjay Dutt's Former Prison, May House Vijay Mallya Too

Tags : The Westminster Magistrates' Court had earlier this month rejected India’s extradition request for a UK-based alleged bookie, on the grounds that his human rights would be violated in Delhi’s notoriously overcrowded Tihar Jail.


International Cases

Person asserting breach must show that, there are substantial grounds for believing that he faces real risk of being subjected to treatment contrary to Article 3 of Convention(28.06.2017)

Respondent was convicted by District Court of Taipei of driving under influence of alcohol, negligent manslaughter and leaving scene of an accident. P.....

Tags : Extradition, Validity, Convention, Compliance


For an arrest to be effected in terms of Section 5(1)(b) of Extradition Act, 1962, it was not necessary for the Minister to issue a notice in terms of Section 5(1)(a) of Act(10.02.2021)

The core issue for determination in present appeal is whether a provisional arrest under Section 5(1)(b) of the Extradition Act, 1962 had lapsed, for .....

Tags : Extradition, Interpretation, Article


Minister is central to the administration and implementation of the Extradition Act and the decision-making power in respect of all extradition requests vests in him(23.05.2024)

The crisp issue in the appeal was whether the power to request the extradition of a person from the United States of America (the US) to stand trial i.....

Tags : Request, Extradition, Power


EU countries not obliged to extend extradition protections to non-nationals(10.05.2016)

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