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This video by Chaninat & Leeds law firm discusses extradition cases including the infamous Vicktor Bout case.
It is also possible to expedite proceedings through The Immigration Act of Thailand.
Commonly, individuals who are at risk of extradition proceedings are those who have committed a severe crime for which they are liable to imprisonment of at least one year or a crime punishable by death. However, depending on the provisions provided in each individual extradition treaty that Thailand has signed with a foreign country, other offenses of a smaller scale may also be applicable to extradition to a certain country.
Watch the video here:
Relevant Documents: Thailand-US Extradition Agreement
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