The US has officially demanded the extradition of director Roman Polanski, who is in a Swiss prison. Reported by Reuters. The relevant documents were submitted by the American Embassy in Bern. Now the Swiss justice must organize a special hearing at which the parties will present their arguments. Polanski's lawyers have the right to appeal against the extradition of their client.
Recall that Roman Polanski was arrested after arriving in Zurich for an international movie festival. The reason for the arrest was a warrant issued in the United States back in 1978, when the director was accused of seducing a minor.
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