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Saoirse Townshend of 36 Extradition wins Polish appeal

16th October 2017

Saoirse Townshend of 36Extradition wins Polish appeal representing the Appellant, Mr Debiec on both Article 8 ECHR and s.25 (Extradition Act 2003) grounds. She was instructed by Ania Grudzinka of Aneta Maziarz Solicitors. Mr Debiec had 5 years and 1 month to serve for drugs and fraud offences from 1999-2002. He suffered from PTSD, severe depression and anxiety. This is one of the only EAW appeals to be allowed on s.25 grounds since Poland v Wolkowicz; Lithuania v Rizleriene; Poland v Biskup [2013] EWHC 102 (Admin).