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# 262187 9-Jan-2020 12:26
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A news item on RNZ says that if the NZ porn fugitive the Americans are after is found in this country, he will be extradited. I have no problem with that. He sounds like a thoroughly nasty individual and probably more than deserves whatever he gets. I am curious about the extradition, though. I thought most countries (like France) refuse to extradite their own citizens. Is New Zealand different in this regard? Why?

 

 





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  # 2388983 9-Jan-2020 12:30
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 I thought most countries (like France) refuse to extradite their own citizens. Is New Zealand different in this regard? Why?

 

I think its actually the other way round,. most countries will extradite their citizens if the case stands up, but a small number will not,

 

Wiki names 13 who don't

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Extradition#Own_citizens




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  # 2388988 9-Jan-2020 12:37
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I didn't realise that. Thank you for the correction.

 

 





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