Procedure to be followed by the Magistrate in Case of Extradition inquiry

Once a request for extradition is received in India, the Central Government may by virtue of Section 5 of the Extradition Act issue an order to any Magistrate who would have jurisdiction to inquire into the offence if it had been an offence committed within the local limits of his jurisdiction to inquire into the case. … Read More Procedure to be followed by the Magistrate in Case of Extradition inquiry

Extradition under Treaty between the Government of Republic of India and the Government of the United States of America

Section 2 (c) of the Extradition Act, 1962 defines “extradition offences” as:- “(i) in relation to a foreign State, being a treaty State, an offence provided for in the extradition treaty with that State; (ii) in relation to a foreign State other than a treaty State an offence punishable with imprisonment for a term which… Read More Extradition under Treaty between the Government of Republic of India and the Government of the United States of America

In India the extradition of a fugitive from India to a foreign country or vice-versa is governed by the provisions of Indian Extradition Act, 1962.

Extradition Treaties India has signed Extradition Treaties, which are in force. Sl. No. Name of the Country Year of Treaty 1. Australia 2011 2. Bahrain 2005 3. Bangladesh 2013 4. Belarus 2008 5. Belgium 1958 6. Bhutan 1997 7. Bulgaria 2006 8. Canada 1987 9. Egypt 2012 10. France 2005 11. Germany 2004 12. Hong… Read More In India the extradition of a fugitive from India to a foreign country or vice-versa is governed by the provisions of Indian Extradition Act, 1962.

Law of Extradition

Source of Law National Legislation International Treaty An extradition treaty is the legal mechanism countries use to pull alleged criminals out of other countries. The terms and conditions vary. Some countries, like France and Brazil, won’t extradite their own citizens, no matter the circumstance. Generally speaking, for an extradition to succeed, the alleged criminal act… Read More Law of Extradition

The Extradition Act, 1962

(34 of 1962) An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the extradition of fugitive criminals [and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto] .Be it enacted by Parliament in the Thirteenth Year of the Republic of India as follows:- 1. Short title, extent and commencement .(1) This Act may be called The Extradition… Read More The Extradition Act, 1962

Police Regulations, Bengal – 1943

  CHAPTER I Organisation 1. Interpretations. [§ 12, Act V, 1861]. – In these Regulations, unless there is anything repugnant in the subject or context, – (i) the word “Superintendent” means Superintendent of Police and includes a Special Superintendent, an Additional Superintendent and any officer, not below the rank of Inspector, temporarily discharging the duties of… Read More Police Regulations, Bengal – 1943

List of Acts and books, etc., prescribed for the examination of Sub-Inspectors for Bengal Police

under PRB I – Law and Procedure (with books) English Act-The Fugitive Offenders Act, 1881 (44 & 45 Vict. C. 69). India Acts and Rules The Indian Penal Code (Act XLV of I860).* The Police Act, 1861 (V of 1861).* The Foreigners Act, 1864 (III of 1864). The Sarais Act, 1867 (XXII of 1867),* and… Read More List of Acts and books, etc., prescribed for the examination of Sub-Inspectors for Bengal Police

Supreme Court Act [Canada]

Supreme Court Act R.S.C., 1985, c. S-26 An Act respecting the Supreme Court of Canada Short Title Short title 1 This Act may be cited as the Supreme Court Act. R.S., c. S-19, s. 1. Interpretation Definitions 2 (1) In this Act, appeal includes any proceeding to set aside or vary any judgment of the court appealed from; (appel) Court means… Read More Supreme Court Act [Canada]

The constitution of Zambia 1991

PREAMBLE WE, THE PEOPLE OF ZAMBIA by our representatives, assembled in our Parliament, having solemnly resolved to maintain Zambia as a Sovereign Democratic Republic; DETERMINED to uphold and exercise our inherent and inviolable right as a people to decide, appoint and proclaim the means and style to govern ourselves; RECOGNISE the equal worth of men… Read More The constitution of Zambia 1991