Four #Peru extradited to US and sentenced for running Spanish-speaking extortion scam – The Post Millennial #Extradition

September 5, 2019

They then told their victims that “if they failed to pay for or receive a delivery of products and threatened them into paying fraudulent settlements for nonexistent debts.”
— Read on www.thepostmillennial.com/four-peruvians-extradited-to-us-and-sentenced-for-running-spanish-speaking-extortion-scam/


Scrapping #HongKong #extradition bill called ‘too little, too late’ – Catholic San Francisco – San Francisco, CA #China

September 5, 2019

Scrapping Hong Kong extradition bill called ‘too little, too late’ – Catholic San Francisco – San Francisco, CA
— Read on catholic-sf.org/news/scrapping-hong-kong-extradition-bill-called-apostoo-little-too-lateapos


#Extradition bill’s withdrawal ‘is first step’ in getting #HongKong back to business | South China Morning Post #China

September 4, 2019

From real estate to manufacturing, city’s battered commerce sector welcomes Carrie Lam’s announcement after three months of crisis.
— Read on www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/politics/article/3025731/extradition-bills-withdrawal-first-step-getting-hong-kong


#HongKong’s #HangSeng surges on SCMP report city leader Carrie Lam plans to formally withdraw #extradition bill

September 4, 2019

Hong Kong’s battered stock market surged Wednesday on a South China Morning News report that chief executive Carrie Lam plans to formally withdraw the controversial extradition bill that has hammered local businesses and raised questions about the future of the city as an international financial centre.The
— Read on sg.news.yahoo.com/hong-kong-hang-seng-surges-080736338.html


##Extradition HongKong: full investigation into ‘excessive’ policing of protests needed | Amnesty International UK

September 4, 2019

Carrie Lam’s withdrawal of extradition bill welcomed, but public trust in authorities ‘seriously damaged’
Responding to Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s announcement today of an official withdrawal of the highly controversial Extradition Law Amendment Bill, Man-kei Tam, Director of Amnesty International Hong Kong, said: 
— Read on www.amnesty.org.uk/press-releases/hong-kong-full-investigation-excessive-policing-protests-needed


#HongKong Leader Withdraws #Extradition Bill | Time

September 4, 2019

Chief Executive Carrie Lam, is to formally withdraw a divisive bill that has caused 13 weeks of unrest, according to a local media report.
— Read on time.com/5668232/hong-kong-extradition-bill-carrie-lam-withdraw/


Leak: Carrie Lam says she’d quit as #HongKong leader if she could – KRDO #China #Extradition

September 2, 2019

Hong Kong’s beleaguered leader Carrie Lam has said she would quit if she had a choice and blamed herself for causing “unforgivable havoc” that has led to months of anti-government protests in the…
— Read on www.krdo.com/news/national-world/leak-carrie-lam-says-shed-quit-as-hong-kong-leader-if-she-could/1116221533