Spanish gov't backs Gusinsky's extradition

Hopewell, John
March 2001
Daily Variety;0316/2001, Vol. 271 Issue 13, p24
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Reports on the consent given by the public prosecutor on the request of the Russian government to extradite MediaMost chief executive officer Vladimir Gusinsky in Madrid, Spain. Discussion on the freedom of courts from political pressure; Charges against Gusinsky; Contention of Gusinsky over the extradition request.


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