George Hepburne Scott Succeeds in New High Court Extradition Appeal

On 28 November 2019, George Hepburne Scott appeared before Farbey J on an extradition appeal.  He was appealing an extradition order made by a district judge at Westminster Magistrates’ Court. 

Having heard and read legal argument and submissions, Farbey J quashed the order for extradition on Article 8 grounds.

Her ladyship also observed that she would have also quashed the order on s.14 and proportionality grounds.

The case is reported here:

George is a specialist in extradition and has developed a particular expertise in human rights arguments.

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