Peters & Peters

Partner Jasvinder Nakhwal and Senior Associate Rachel Cook discuss ‘The politics of Russian Extraditions’ in The World Financial Review

Russian assurances on prison conditions are highly topical and have been crucial to the UK courts’ decisions in recent cases on whether to extradite individuals to the Russian Federation. Extraditions from the UK to Russia are, for the time being, at a standstill, owing to deficiencies in the independent monitoring of Russian prison conditions, which undermine the assurances provided by the state, and pending evidence to the contrary. Read more