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Alexander Adamescu to be extradited to #Romania

Alexander Adamescu to be extradited to #Romania

| April 16, 2018

A London court ruled on Friday, 13 April, that wealthy businessman Alexander Adamescu could finally be extradited to Romania, where he faces trial for bribery charges. Less than a month after the Westminster Court arrested him for forging documents meant to show that the penitentiary system in Romania is not up to par with human […]

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Alexander #Adamescu: On the Run from Bribery Charges, Arrested for Forgery

Alexander #Adamescu: On the Run from Bribery Charges, Arrested for Forgery

| March 30, 2018

Wealthy businessman Alexander Adamescu, 39, has been arrested in London for presenting fraudulent documents to a British court as part of his lengthy campaign to dodge extradition back to Romania. He is currently being held in Wandsworth Penitentiary until the next review of his case, set for April 13th. Adamescu, a German and Romanian national […]

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The United Kingdom of #Fraud and #Bribery?

The United Kingdom of #Fraud and #Bribery?

| January 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

    Will the U.K. still have access to key European intelligence systems and judicial tools, including the European Arrest Warrants (EAW), following Brexit? U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May insists that the issue is still under negotiation, in sharp contrast to EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier’s unequivocal statement that the UK will cease to be […]

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European Commission ‘should urgently consider reform of European Arrest Warrant’ #EAW

European Commission ‘should urgently consider reform of European Arrest Warrant’ #EAW

| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

A respected rights organization says the European Commission should urgently consider a reform of the European Arrest Warrant (EAW) “as for years its implementation has been tarnished by numerous flaws”, writes Martin Banks. The Arrest Warrant scheme is designed to counter cross-border crime and generally seen as a “useful tool” in combating terrorism and serious […]

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#Romania: Leading businessman Dan Adamescu dies in prison

#Romania: Leading businessman Dan Adamescu dies in prison

| January 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Leading Romanian businessman Dan Adamescu (pictured) has become the latest victim of Romania’s “failing” penal and judicial system. Adamescu was serving a four year sentence for alleged bribery but had been seriously ill for some time and died in a hospital in Bucharest, aged 68. A leading campaign group says Adamescu should have been released […]

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