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Justice Minister signs extradition order for Malka Leifer

Justice Minister signs extradition order for Malka Leifer

Minister Avi Nissenkorn signs order to extradite woman accused of sexual crimes against minors to Australia.AFP, 16/12/2020 20:01
Supreme Court rules: Malka Leifer to be extradited to Australia

Supreme Court rules: Malka Leifer to be extradited to Australia

After six years of legal wrangling, Leifer will be sent to Australia to stand trial for alleged sexual offenses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/12/2020 12:07
Norway approves extradition of 1982 Paris attack suspect

Norway approves extradition of 1982 Paris attack suspect

Norway agrees to extradite Walid Abdulrahman Abu Zayed, wanted by French authorities for attack on restaurant in a Jewish area of Paris.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 27/11/2020 22:30
Israel extradites ex-Israeli citizen to UK to face serious charges

Israel extradites ex-Israeli citizen to UK to face serious charges

Man who renounced his Israeli citizenship extradited to UK for money laundering, passport falsification, and drug charges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/08/2020 09:55
Longing for my daughter Malkie: Sbarro bombing,  August 9, 2001

Longing for my daughter Malkie: Sbarro bombing, August 9, 2001

Why is my daughter's terrorist murderer still free in Jordan despite its extradition treaty with the US and our American citizenship? Op-ed.Frimet Roth, 07/08/2020 18:15
Jerusalem court to rule on Malka Leifer in September

Jerusalem court to rule on Malka Leifer in September

Jerusalem District Court hears new arguments from defense lawyers for Malka Leifer as Australia seeks her extradition.AFP, 20/07/2020 17:46
Malka Leifer victims speak out

Malka Leifer victims speak out

Malka Leifer, former teacher facing 74 charges of sex abuse and rape in Australia, found fit to stand trial by Jerusalem District Court.i24NEWS, 26/05/2020 21:52
7 GOP lawmakers demand Jordan extradite terrorist behind Jerusalem pizzeria bombing

7 GOP lawmakers demand Jordan extradite terrorist behind Jerusalem pizzeria bombing

Republican congressman threaten Jordan with sanctions if it does not extradite terrorist who planned 2001 Jerusalem bombing.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 10/05/2020 22:54
Decision on Malka Leifer's ability to stand trial delayed

Decision on Malka Leifer's ability to stand trial delayed

Jerusalem judge grants extension to determine sex offender suspect's ability to stand trial. Australian AG: 'Very significant frustration.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2019 11:46
Russian Embassy reps visit extradited hacker in holding

Russian Embassy reps visit extradited hacker in holding

After visit: 'We keep in touch with Alexei, his associates, and his lawyers; Efforts made to ensure his legal rights are respected.'Mordechai Sones, 21/11/2019 09:57
Russian hacker extradited to US

Russian hacker extradited to US

Hacker Aleksey Burkov,held in Israel for 4 years extradited to the US.Gary Willig, 11/11/2019 22:51
Russian hacker to be extradited to the US

Russian hacker to be extradited to the US

Justice Minister signs order extraditing Aleksey Burkov to the US despite Russian pressure.Gary Willig, 30/10/2019 19:53
Assessment: The Russian hacker will be extradited to the US

Assessment: The Russian hacker will be extradited to the US

Justice Minister Amir Ohana expected to sign extradition order in the coming days against Russian hacker Alexei Burkov in the United States.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2019 22:34
Court orders new examination for alleged Australian sex-offender

Court orders new examination for alleged Australian sex-offender

NGO protests J'lem court's decision to order new set of psychiatric examinations for Malka Leifer, who fled Australia amid sex abuse chargesArutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2019 13:23
Suspected online dope-dealer back in Israel after extradition

Suspected online dope-dealer back in Israel after extradition

Telegrass founder Amos Dov Silver appears in court in central Israel.AFP, 18/08/2019 16:59
Telegrass founder recaptured, extradited to Israel

Telegrass founder recaptured, extradited to Israel

Founder of large dope ring lands in Israel for prosecution after escaping police in Ukraine, being recaptured and extradited.Gary Willig, 18/08/2019 07:20
Ukraine nabs fugitive suspected Israeli online dope dealer

Ukraine nabs fugitive suspected Israeli online dope dealer

Telegrass founder Amos Dov Silver nabbed two days after fleeing police.AFP, 17/08/2019 20:40
Telegrass founder flees from police hours before extradition

Telegrass founder flees from police hours before extradition

Amos Dov Silver, the Israeli founder of a huge dope ring, manages to escape the Ukrainian police while awaiting extradition.Sara Rubenstein, 16/08/2019 08:39
Portugal releases Israeli man charged with murder in Colombia

Portugal releases Israeli man charged with murder in Colombia

Israeli man accused of murdering another Israeli in Columbia released by Portuguese court.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 26/07/2019 17:02
Sex abuse suspect facing extradition denied house arrest

Sex abuse suspect facing extradition denied house arrest

Malka Leifer, a former Australian educator accused of sexual abuse, is denied release to house arrest ahead of extradition hearings.Marcy Oster, JTA, 19/02/2019 07:56
Litzman suspected of shielding alleged abuser from extradition

Litzman suspected of shielding alleged abuser from extradition

Police question Deputy Health Minister, on suspicion he helped Malka Leifer, an alleged sex abuser, evade extradition to Australia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/02/2019 20:56
Israel to extradite US citizen

Israel to extradite US citizen

US requests Israel extradite American suspected of murder and assault.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2018 12:50
Ex-principal fleeing abuse charges fit for extradition hearing

Ex-principal fleeing abuse charges fit for extradition hearing

Malka Leifer fled to Israel in 2008 amid allegations she sexually abused students; wanted on 74 charges of child sexual abuse in Melbourne.Mordechai Sones - JTA, 14/08/2018 19:16
Australian Jewish educator who fled abuse charges denied bail

Australian Jewish educator who fled abuse charges denied bail

Malka Leifer, who fled Australia to Israel after being accused of sexual abuse, denied bail during extradition proceeding.JTA, 01/07/2018 22:53
Supreme Court: Malka Leifer must remain in prison

Supreme Court: Malka Leifer must remain in prison

Israel’s Supreme Court orders Australian sex abuse suspect held in prison during extradition proceedings.JTA, 21/03/2018 10:33
Israeli woman wanted abroad for child abuse found mentally unfit

Israeli woman wanted abroad for child abuse found mentally unfit

Former principal of religious school in Australia wanted for alleged child abuse won't be extradited after court finds her mentally unfit.JTA, 27/02/2018 17:30
Israeli woman may face extradition to Australia over child abuse

Israeli woman may face extradition to Australia over child abuse

Former religious school principal faces possible extradition to Australia following claims of child abuse.AFP, 27/02/2018 16:12
Colombia extradites Israeli criminal

Colombia extradites Israeli criminal

Colombia expels Israeli citizen for crimes including drug and human trafficking.JTA, 05/02/2018 22:05
Organ trafficking suspect to face Cyprus extradition hearing

Organ trafficking suspect to face Cyprus extradition hearing

Cyprus court orders extradition of organ-trafficking suspect to begin late in February.AFP, 05/02/2018 19:51
Samaria resident extradited for Arab taxi driver's death

Samaria resident extradited for Arab taxi driver's death

46-year-old former resident of Itamar in Samaria extradited after being convicted of manslaughter in Arab taxi driver's death.David Rosenberg, 17/01/2018 22:01
Israeli suspected of murdering mother faces extradition to US

Israeli suspected of murdering mother faces extradition to US

Justice Minister orders extradition of Israeli suspected of killing his mother in the US five years ago.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 11/12/2017 11:29
Brazil to extradite Israeli who killed Arab in 2004

Brazil to extradite Israeli who killed Arab in 2004

Man convicted of murdering Arab cab driver to be returned to Israel to serve 20 year jail sentence.JTA, 10/08/2017 15:46
Israel asked to extradite former principal back to Australia

Israel asked to extradite former principal back to Australia

Jewish woman who says she was molested by her former principal asks Israel to extradite her to face trial in Australia.JTA, 18/06/2017 17:15
Couple who swindled banks will not serve jail time

Couple who swindled banks will not serve jail time

After an extended legal battle involving extradition, haredi couple who swindled $130,000 from banks escape jail sentence.Gary Willig, 12/05/2017 10:04
AJC calls on Israel to deport JCC bomb suspect to US

AJC calls on Israel to deport JCC bomb suspect to US

The American Jewish Congress calls on Israel to extradite teenager suspected of threatening JCCs around the world for trial in US.Yoel Domb, 26/04/2017 18:10
Lessons for the next US president

Lessons for the next US president

Special to Israel National News: Oslo's still conspicuous failures must be noted and addressed.Prof. Louis René Beres, 28/09/2016 06:43
Israeli shooting suspect nabbed in Kiev

Israeli shooting suspect nabbed in Kiev

Suspect fled the scene of a nightclub shooting in 2014; authorities are charging him with attempted murder.Tova Dvorin, 15/05/2016 19:53
Israelis in JPMorgan hack case to be extradited

Israelis in JPMorgan hack case to be extradited

Two Israelis indicted in one of the largest computer frauds in history are to be extradited to the US, where they face a long time in jail.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2016 20:26
US to extradite two Israeli hackers

US to extradite two Israeli hackers

Israel readies to send Gery Shalon and Ziv Orenstein to US to stand trial for massive hacking scheme against JPMorgn Chase.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2015 13:48
Polish court to weigh Polanski extradition to US

Polish court to weigh Polanski extradition to US

Famed director could face heavy charges for 1977 rape case.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2015 12:01
US Sends Extradition Request for FIFA Officials

US Sends Extradition Request for FIFA Officials

US extradition request for seven FIFA officials arrested on corruption charges in Zurich in May, as saga of 'systemic corruption' continues.Cynthia Blank, 02/07/2015 11:36
Dutch Supreme Court: Extradite Runaway Rabbi

Dutch Supreme Court: Extradite Runaway Rabbi

Appeal to local court ruling overturned, as fugitive Rabbi Berland to be sent to Israel for allegedly sexually assaulting women, girls.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2015 15:29
Runaway Rabbi to be Extradited to Israel

Runaway Rabbi to be Extradited to Israel

Dutch court moves to extradite Shuvu Banim sect leader, Rabbi Eliezer Berland; appeal expected.Haim Lev, 13/02/2015 08:46
Are Palestinian Terrorists Immune from Extradition?

Are Palestinian Terrorists Immune from Extradition?

The U.S. has plenty of leverage to convince the PA to hand over suspects—if it wants to use that leverage. Why doesn't it want to?Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 08/12/2014 08:15
Israel to Extradite Russian Priest For Child Abuse

Israel to Extradite Russian Priest For Child Abuse

Gleb Grozovsky, 35, arrested in Jerusalem over sexual abuse charges; may stay in Israel until red tape clears.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/09/2014 15:39
Brussels Shooter Drops Appeal Against Extradition

Brussels Shooter Drops Appeal Against Extradition

Mehdi Nemmouche, jihadist accused of killing four people in May, 'satisfied' with extradition decision preventing trial in Israel.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2014 18:09
Belgium Museum Shooter Fighting Extradition

Belgium Museum Shooter Fighting Extradition

Mehdi Nemmouche to contest extradition to Belgium - but is also concerned over possibility of being tried in Israel.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2014 07:43
Germany Extradites ISIS Recruiter to France

Germany Extradites ISIS Recruiter to France

Germany extradites a man suspected to have joined ISIS in Syria back to his native France, 10 days after he was arrested in Berlin.Elad Benari, 26/06/2014 04:16
Date Set for Ruling on Brussels Shooting Suspect

Date Set for Ruling on Brussels Shooting Suspect

French Islamist Mehdi Nemmouche could be deported to face trial over Jewish Museum massacre by the end of the month.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 12/06/2014 12:12
Court Defers Brussels Shooting Extradition

Court Defers Brussels Shooting Extradition

Legal team for Brussels shooting suspect Mehdi Nemmouche delays extradition decision in France as lengthy investigation continues.AFP, 05/06/2014 15:01
Report: Fugitive Rabbi Arrested in Zimbabwe

Report: Fugitive Rabbi Arrested in Zimbabwe

Rabbi Eliezer Berland, hassidic leader wanted in Israel over alleged sex crimes, arrested while on the run - but no one knows why.Haim Lev, 08/04/2014 01:13
Divorce Refuser Extradited From US Gives Divorce

Divorce Refuser Extradited From US Gives Divorce

Man who fled to US leaving his wife an aguna and brought back in first of its kind extradition frees wife with divorce.Ari Yashar, 08/01/2014 13:15
US Extradites Divorce Refuser To Israel

US Extradites Divorce Refuser To Israel

Bnei Brak man charged of serious crimes who fled to US, leaving his wife an agunah, brought back in first extradition of its kind.Ari Yashar, 01/01/2014 09:53
Wanted Rabbi to be Expelled from Morocco

Wanted Rabbi to be Expelled from Morocco

Moroccan king to expel Shuvu Banim leader, wanted in Israel for questioning in sex abuse case.Maayana Miskin, 07/11/2013 15:21
Extradition of Canadian Terrorist Challenged

Extradition of Canadian Terrorist Challenged

Canadian lawyers are challenging an extradition order for Hassan Diab, a professor accused of being involved in 1980 anti-Semitic bombing.Tova Dvorin, 05/11/2013 01:42
Al Qaeda Fighter Extradited to US

Al Qaeda Fighter Extradited to US

A Tunisian man jailed in Belgium in 2003 for planning to attack a NATO air base has been extradited to the US to face further charges.Kochava Rozenbaum , 04/10/2013 10:48
Former District Judge Gets 6 Years in Jail

Former District Judge Gets 6 Years in Jail

Dan Cohen was extradited from Peru and convicted of taking bribes, fraud, breach of trust and more.Gil Ronen, 30/09/2013 13:30