Extradition of appellant was not overly oppressive
FK v Stuttgart State Prosecutor’s Office, Germany  EWHC 2160 (Admin)
- Related Member(s):
- Hugh Southey QC
- Related Practice Area(s):
- Extradition and Mutual Assistance, Crime and Regulatory Law, Human Rights
- Queen’s Bench Division (Administrative Court)
The Court dismissed the argument that the extradition of the appellant was overly oppressive under the Extradition Act 2003, s 14 including when considering the impact on the appellant’s family members. It did not constitute a disproportionate interference with his ECHR, art 8 rights.
Julian B. Knowles QC and Hugh Southey QC were involved in this case.