Written Answers. - Extradition Proceedings.

Tony Gregory

Question:

833 Mr. Gregory asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform if, further to Parliamentary Question No. 589 of 3 November 1999, the person referred to has since been taken into custody; and if extradition proceedings are in progress. [1844/99]

The person concerned was arrested on 18 January 1999 and was brought before the courts on that date. He has been remanded in custody pending a further court hearing in connection with the request for his extradition.