extradite

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v extradite hand over to the authorities of another country "They extradited the fugitive to his native country so he could be tried there"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Extradite To deliver up by one government to another, as a fugitive from justice. See Extradition.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • extradite To deliver or give up, as to another nation: as, to extradite a criminal.
    • extradite To project in perception by a psychological process (a sensation) to a distance from the body. Thus, when we strike the ground with a cane, we seem to feel the blow at the further end of the cane—that is, extradite the sensation to that point.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Extradite to hand over to justice
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. ex, from, traditiotradĕre, traditum, to deliver up.

Usage

In literature:

Without him, the fugitive from justice might be allowed to escape, despite the extradition treaty.
"The Castle Of The Shadows" by Alice Muriel Williamson
Since the treaty, our government has refused to extradite where the offense charged is not included in the treaty.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 4, 1919" by Various
The skipper and our friend had gone to England, so the Government had them extradited.
"A Labrador Doctor" by Wilfred Thomason Grenfell
Yet they declined the Porte's request for extradition.
"The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 1" by Henry Baerlein
Berlin asked for his arrest and extradition and von Holleuffer fled to Guatemala.
"Secret Armies" by John L. Spivak
It was under this act that the extradition of Thornton Blackburn was sought but finally refused.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 5, 1920" by Various
He's going to one of the South American republics where there's no extradition.
"Lalage's Lovers" by George A. Birmingham
This extradition case attracted wide attention.
"Bidwell's Travels, from Wall Street to London Prison" by Austin Biron Bidwell
Extradition, its meaning, 119.
"Notes and Queries, Index of Volume 3, January-June, 1851" by Various
He was pursued, and his extradition demanded of the Prussian government.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 18, No. 109, November, 1866" by Various
Then it is not a matter for extradition, eh?
"The Stretton Street Affair" by William Le Queux
He would be liable to extradition to France.
"Hushed Up" by William Le Queux
There is no extradition agreement between the planets.
"Deathworld" by Harry Harrison
If they pinch Peter Moore in Hong Kong, they will have to extradite him from Kowloon.
"Peter the Brazen" by George F. Worts
Where's your extradition papers?
"Louisiana Lou" by William West Winter
He announced that, acting on legal advice, he would waive extradition.
"The Duke Of Chimney Butte" by G. W. Ogden
There was no law existing by which he could be extradited.
"Geoffrey Hampstead" by Thomas Stinson Jarvis
The extradition laws of the states troubled him when he wanted to bring prisoners home.
"Following the Color Line" by Ray Stannard Baker
I shall waive extradition.
"The Long Lane's Turning" by Hallie Erminie Rives
There is a law of extradition between them.
"The Headless Horseman" by Mayne Reid
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In news:

Mexican prosecutors say they will ask Nicaragua to extradite 16 of the 18 Mexicans who allegedly posed as journalists to smuggle $US9.2 million in cash into Nicaragua.
"It is within reason to assume, then, that he will be extradited on Dec 26 or Dec 27, pending the results of the extradition hearing.".
If the judge finds both of those things, Taglianetti will be extradited back to New York to stand trial.
New Zealand prosecutors say the hearing to determine whether MegaUpload founder Kim DotCom can be extradited to the United States may get postponed four months.
Dominican prosecutors previously said Francisco Hiraldo had agreed to be extradited to New York City, where he has been indicted in federal court on trafficking charges.
Meyerdale man accused in strangling waives extradition from Louisiana.
Local man waives extradition from La.
The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA. MEYERSDALE — State police say a Meyersdale man wanted on charges he killed his girlfriend has waived extradition from Louisiana, where he allegedly fled before he was arrested earlier this week.
Slaying suspect waives extradition .
A former senior anti-drug official in the Dominican Republic will fight extradition to the US on drug charges after all.
Man waives extradition from La.
(AP) — A British man living in Mississippi has waived extradition to his native country to face charges of sexually abusing a young girl in 1988.
A Connecticut businessman accused of refusing to pay golfers who won prizes for making holes in one has been extradited to Washington state.
Kody Walsh Waives Formal Extradition Proceedings.
Man extradited from Great Britain in connection with 2006 Hagerstown homicide appears in court.
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