The forum bar to extradition in Scotland .
Discusses Craig (James) v HM Advocate (HCJ Appeal), refusing an appeal by a UK resident, who was the subject of an extradition request by the US government, against a sheriff's decision to order his extradition, notwithstanding the illegality of the failure by the UK Government to bring the forum bar provisions under the Crime and Courts Act 2013 into force in Scotland.
|Journal Article Type||Article|
|Publication Date||Jun 26, 2020|
|Journal||Scots law times|
|Publisher||Sweet and Maxwell|
|Peer Reviewed||Peer Reviewed|
|Institution Citation||ARNELL, P. 2020. The forum bar to extradition in Scotland. Scots law times [online], 22, pages 139-141. Available from: http://westlaw.co.uk|
|Keywords||Bars to extradition; Commencement provisions; Illegality; Implementation; Legislation; Scotland|
ARNELL 2020 The forum bar to extradition
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