Switzerland approves first extradition to US in FIFA case

Switzerland approved its first extradition to US in FIFA corruption case

Switzerland approves first extradition to US in FIFA case

World Bulletin / News Desk

Switzerland on Thursday approved its first extradition to the US in the FIFA corruption case, ruling that the body's former vice president, Eugenio Figueredo of Uruguay, should face trial in an American court.  

"The Federal Office of Justice has approved the extradition of Eugenio Figueredo to the USA. The Uruguayan citizen has 30 days in which to appeal," a statement from the Swiss justice ministry said. 

Last Mod: 17 Eylül 2015, 16:59
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