Blocking an extradition request, District Judge Vanessa Baraitser ruled the WikiLeaks founder would likely face "harsh" prison conditions if sent to the U.S. and was likely to take his own life.
Patrice Runner, 54, allegedly scammed about $180 million from American victims over 20 years by sending letters purporting to be from two famous French psychics.
Brian Higgins argued that his extradition paperwork is invalid because it was signed by Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, who is the reported victim of the kidnapping plot.
The turtles, which are protected from excessive trading by an international treaty, were worth approximately $2,250,000 on the Asian black market.
Amnesty International have monitored trials from Guantanamo Bay to Bahrain, Ecuador to Turkey. For our observer to be denied access profoundly undermines open justice.
An extradition hearing for the 17-year-old, who faces five felony changes, is set for September 25.
The British foreign secretary said it was "necessary and proportionate" to stop this agreement ahead of the U.S., which is expected to take similar steps.
"We expect that Canada's judicial system will ultimately prove Ms. Meng's innocence," read a Wednesday statement from Huawei.
"The words that are coming out from the United States about WikiLeaks revelations were hollow 10 years ago, and they don't increase in legitimacy as years go by," Kristinn Hrafnsson said.
The Pink Floyd founder was scheduled to play a rally supporting the WikiLeaks founder to prevent his extradition to the U.S.
"If it was simply a case which was decided upon with the merit of the laws, I wouldn't worry at all, but this is a political case," WikiLeaks editor-in-chief Kristinn Hrafnsson said this week.
"If you are going to put somebody in jail for the rest of his life for publishing diplomatic cables...that is an attack on all journalists," one panelist said at a talk in London this week.
Donna Francis, 39, could not be jailed for longer than a year due to the terms of an extradition agreement between the U.S. and the U.K.
An unlicensed medical practitioner who allegedly offered "butt injections" will serve one year behind bars after entering a guilty plea in relation to the 2015 death of a woman in New York, according to reports.
Naama Issachar, a 25-year-old Israeli-American woman, was sentenced to seven and a half years in prison on a narcotics smuggling charge after less than a third of an ounce of cannabis was found in her luggage.
President Donald Trump received widespread scorn from critics over his praise of the National Day of the People's Republic of China amid the government's ongoing conflict with Hong Kong protesters.
China's aviation regulator has been pressuring Cathay Pacific to fire staff who express support for, or have been involved in, the recent anti-Beijing protests.
A Chinese official blamed the protesters for undermining Hong Kong's stability and prosperity through weeks of continuous demonstrations.
What began as a movement against a new extradition law has spiraled into a larger conflict between Hong Kong residents and the Communist Party regime in Beijing.
Tens of thousands of people have shut down the city center to protest a bill that would allow extradition to China.
Demonstrators have been barricading roads, surrounding government buildings while facing off against—and clashing with—riot police.
Organizers said 1 million Hong Kong residents marched in Sunday's protests against plans to allow extradition of criminals to China.
Assange was too ill to appear via video link for a hearing in U.K. court over extradition to the United States.
Ecuadorian President Lenín Moreno reportedly described Julian Assange as a "brat" after withdrawing the WikiLeaks founder's asylum status.
"WikiLeaks, I love WikiLeaks," Donald Trump said during an October 2016 campaign rally.
The U.K. said it would not extradite the WikiLeaks founder to the U.S. if he were to face the death penalty.
In November, the Justice Department accidentally revealed that it has sealed charges against Assange.