profile image

Jago Russell

Chief Executive, Fair Trials International

Home Secretary Delivers Much-Needed Safeguards on Extradition

As the Home Secretary announced the long-awaited decision on the UK's future involvement in 133 EU police and criminal justice measures, the focus for many, including Fair Trials International and many of our clients, was the approach to one particular measure which has been the source of extensive debate in the UK and across the Europe.
10/07/2013 10:17 BST

Petr Silaev and the Abuse of Interpol

This week Fair Trials has called on Interpol to stop its networks being used to pursue Petr Silaev. But this alone is not enough. Petr has already suffered arrest and detention and his case is only the tip of the iceberg. Interpol needs to look again at its systems so that it can weed out abuses before the damage is done.
24/05/2013 11:18 BST