Glebavicius v Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania

Extradition – Extradition order. The appellant appealed against orders for his extradition to Lithuania to serve a sentence of four months and 26 days' imprisonment for burglary, robbery and violent offences. By the time of the extradition hearing, the appellant had spent three months in prison. The Administrative Court, in allowing the appeal, held that the judge had fallen into error by considering the matter by reference to Lithuanian practice of which she had been ignorant and not treating the appellant as having served the whole of the remaining sentence.

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