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ex·tra·di·tion

 (ĕk′strə-dĭsh′ən)
n.
The surrender of an individual by one nation or state to another nation or state where that individual is sought for trial or punishment for the commission of a crime.

[French : Latin ex-, ex- + Latin trāditiō, trāditiōn-, a handing over; see tradition.]

extradition

(ˌɛkstrəˈdɪʃən)
n
(Law) the surrender of an alleged offender or fugitive to the state in whose territory the alleged offence was committed
[C19: from French, from Latin trāditiō a handing over; see tradition]

ex•tra•di•tion

(ˌɛk strəˈdɪʃ ən)

n.
the surrender of an alleged fugitive from justice or criminal by one state, nation, or authority to another.
[1830–40; < French; see ex-1, tradition]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.extradition - the surrender of an accused or convicted person by one state or country to another (usually under the provisions of a statute or treaty)
surrender - the delivery of a principal into lawful custody

extradition

noun deportation, expulsion, banishment, expatriation A New York court turned down the British Government's request for his extradition.

extradition

noun
Enforced removal from one's native country by official decree:
Translations
تَسْليم مُجْرِم
udlevering
luovutus
kiadatás
framsal
extradícia
iade etme

extradition

[ˌekstrəˈdɪʃən]
A. Nextradición f
B. CPD extradition agreement Nacuerdo m de extradición
extradition warrant Norden f de extradición

extradition

[ˌɛkstrəˈdɪʃən] nextradition fextra-marital extramarital [ˌɛkstrəˈmærɪtəl] adj [affair, relationship] → extraconjugal(e)extra-mural extramural [ˌɛkstrəˈmjʊərəl] adj [course] → hors faculté inv extra-mural departmentextra-mural department nentité f hors faculté

extradition

nAuslieferung f

extradition

:
extradition order
n (= request)Auslieferungsantrag m
extradition treaty
nAuslieferungsvertrag m
extradition warrant

extradition

[ˌɛkstrəˈdɪʃn] nestradizione f

extradite

(ˈekstrədait) verb
to give (someone) up to the police of another country (for a crime committed there).
ˌextraˈdition (-ˈdi-) noun
References in classic literature ?
But beyond Hong Kong, a simple warrant would be of no avail; an extradition warrant would be necessary, and that would result in delays and obstacles, of which the rascal would take advantage to elude justice.
The first was that by saving her he would win the gratitude of the English, and thus lessen the chance of his extradition should his identity and his crime against his superior officer be charged against him.
THE EUROPEAN Union (EU) body established to help EU prosecutors and crime fighters pursue cross-border investigations has signed an agreement with the United States, maybe making it assist trans-Atlantic extraditions.
But the Mexican Attorney General's Office said Thursday that Garcia's detention could lead to better cooperation on extraditions between the two countries.
The SCJN decision is compatible with legislation approved by the Mexican Senate in April 2005, which facilitates "fast-track" extraditions.
That sort of action avoids the legal complications of extraditions, which can drag on for years.
A Florida congressman has proposed a law that would have tremendous implications in Los Angeles by sanctioning Mexico and other countries for failing to cooperate in extraditions.
The pair were among nine men being transported out of state by Extraditions International Inc.
With the number of extraditions more than tripling in the last decade - from 24 in 1988-89 to 78 so far this fiscal year - tracking and returning fugitives is becoming a significant part of a law enforcement officer's professional life.
Thursday's decision came as no surprise to Florida Assistant Attorney General Carol Dittmar who explained that federal statutes governing extraditions are limited in interpretation.
At a previous hearing in the Mallya case, Chief Magistrate Emma Louise Arbuthnot had also highlighted prison conditions as a concern that has been "raised in extraditions to India before".
and there have been plenty of cases in which extraditions were approved and the suspects were handed over to the requesting judicial authorities.