Christopher Tappin

British Businessman Jailed In US For Arms Dealing

PA | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK

The wife of retired British businessman Christopher Tappin has vowed to campaign for a change in extradition laws after he was jailed in the US for ar...

Extradited Brit Pleads Guilty To Aiding Attempt To Sell Arms To Iran

PA | Posted 01.01.2013 | UK

Extradited Briton Christopher Tappin's guilty plea over arms dealing charges is "the beginning of the end" of the family's ordeal, his wife has said t...

Tappin Awaits Plea Bargain Result

PA | Posted 26.10.2012 | UK

A plea deal between extradited Briton Christopher Tappin and US prosecutors is the beginning of his "swift and safe return" to the UK, his wife has sa...

Briton 'To Admit' Weapons Charges In US Plea Bargain

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.12.2012 | UK

Retired British businessman Christopher Tappin is expected to reach a deal with prosecutors next week. Christopher Tappin, 65, was extradited to th...

Tappin: 'My Excruciating 10 Days In Barbaric US Prison'

PA | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK

A retired British businessman extradited to the United States on arms dealing charges almost had a breakdown after 10 "barbaric" days in solitary conf...

British Businessman Extradited To USA Granted Bail

Posted 23.04.2012 | UK

The family of a retired British businessman who has been granted bail after being extradited to the United States over arms dealing charges plan to vi...

Looking Back On UK-US Extradition Laws

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Politics

The nature of extradition between America and Britain has been a burning issue for several years. The 2003 UK Extradition Act laid into law the pro...

MPs Call For Britain's Extradition Treaty With The US To Be Changed

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Politics

Arrangements for extradition between the US and the UK should be radically changed to restore public confidence, said a group of MPs. The Home Affa...

Overhaul 'Imbalanced' US-UK Extradition Treaty, Urge Influential MPs

PA | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK Politics

Vital extradition arrangements between the UK and the United States are being threatened by the loss of public confidence among Britons, MPs said. ...

Dina Rickman

I'm Scared I'll End Up In A US High Security Prison

HuffingtonPost.com | Dina Rickman | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK

A 23-year-old Briton facing extradition to America on copyright charges has spoken out about his fears in a rare interview, saying he could spend mont...

Britons Facing Extradition To US 'Could Be Tried At Home'

PA | Posted 15.03.2012 | UK Politics

More Britons facing extradition to the USA could be tried in UK courts, after David Cameron and Barack Obama agreed to review the operation of a contr...

Tappin Denied Bail While Awaiting Trial

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.03.2012 | UK

A US judge's decision to remand a retired British businessman in custody while he awaits trial on arms dealing charges was "heartbreaking", his wife s...

'A Danger To The Community?': Extradited Brit Awaits Bail Decision

PA | Posted 05.03.2012 | UK

A retired British businessman extradited to the United States will learn on Monday evening whether he will be kept behind bars while he awaits trial o...

Tappin Awaits Bail Judgement

PA | Posted 02.03.2012 | UK

A retired British businessman extradited to the United States over arms dealing charges will be held in jail over the weekend, his lawyer said tonight...

Extradited Briton Makes First US Court Appearance

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.02.2012 | UK

A retired British businessman extradited to the US to face arms dealing charges has made his first appearance in court. Christopher Tappin, who los...

Tappin Case Highlights Public 'Unease' Over Extradition, Says Grieve

Posted 28.02.2012 | UK

The extradition of a British businessman has highlighted problems with the treaty between the UK and the United States which are not "readily curable"...

Extradited British Business Faces Hungarian Court

Posted 28.02.2012 | UK

A British businessman who spent four months without charge in a notorious Hungarian jail will appear in court in Budapest on Wednesday. Michael Tur...

Attorney General Piles Pressure On Theresa May After Tappin Extradition

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 28.02.2012 | UK Politics

The wife of a British man extradited to the United States after being accused of selling weapon components to Iran has made an emotional plea to MPs. ...

'I Don't Know Where I'm Going'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2012 | UK

Retired businessman Christopher Tappin described his treatment as a "disgrace" and claimed he had "no rights" as he arrived at Heathrow police station...

'Terrorists Have More Rights Than Me'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2012 | UK

A retired British businessman who is to be escorted to America by US marshals on Friday after losing a two-year battle against extradition has said he...

Businessman To Be Extradited To America

PA | Posted 24.02.2012 | UK

A retired British businessman will be escorted by US marshals to America today after failing in his two-year battle against extradition. Christophe...

Can European Court Save British Businessman?

PA | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK

A last-ditch plea is to be made to the European Court of Human Rights to block the extradition of a retired British businessman to the US. The Amer...

London Businessman 'Who Tried To Sell Missile Parts To Iran' To Be Extradited To US

PA | Posted 13.03.2012 | UK

A retired businessman has lost his High Court battle against extradition to the US where he faces charges of conspiring to sell parts for Iranian miss...