Extradition Treaty Law and Procedure – Part 22

Release on Bail After Commitment for Extradition

No extradition treaty exists which expressly authorizes release on bail after an individual sought for extradition has been certified as extraditable and committed to jail for that purpose. In addition, no statutory provision exists authorizing bail after commitment. However, courts maintain the inherent authority to grant bail even after an individual is committed for extradition. In many instances bail may be granted or continued if originally granted prior to the extradition hearing.

Douglas McNabb and other members of the firm practice and write extensively on matters involving Federal Criminal Defense, INTERPOL Red Notice Removal, International Extradition and OFAC SDN List Removal.

The author of this blog is Douglas McNabb. Please feel free to contact him directly at mcnabb@mcnabbassociates.com or at one of the offices listed above.

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