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Published: 03 February 2014

1328 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780199917891

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International Extradition

United States Law and Practice

Sixth Edition

M. Cherif Bassiouni

  • Covers all aspects of extradition to and from the United States, while making critical, theoretical, and practical evaluations of these aspects, and proposing alternatives
  • Focuses on the rights of individuals, balancing of states interests, and preservation of world order within the Rule of Law
  • Constructs a historical framework of extradition practices in the United States
  • Provides substantive requirements and the grounds of the denial of extradition as well as trial procedures
  • Discusses the increasing use of non-extradition (unlawful seizure/rendition and immigration)

New to this Edition:

  • Updates the treaties, laws, and cases cited in the Fifth Edition
  • New material added, including comparative material dealing with the European Union, and cases involving the United States decided by other countries, and reflected in major decisions of the high courts of the UK, Canada, France, South Africa, Australia, Israel, Italy, and Germany
  • Continues to expose certain questionable practices of the United States with regards to extradition

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