Chile high court orders Fujimori extradition to Peru Jaime Jansen at 10:34 AM ET
[JURIST] The Supreme Court of Chile ruled [PDF text; press release] Friday that former Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori [personal website; JURIST news archive] should be extradited to Peru to face human rights charges. The much anticipated decision was expected earlier this month, but suffered delays [JURIST report] due to the health of one Supreme Court justice. Fujimori is accused of approving death squad killings and misusing government funds in Peru. The Chilean government said it would extradite Fujimori within 24 hours [Bloomberg report] of the high court's order.
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