Johannes Deuss v. The Attorney General for Bermuda and The Commissioner of Police for Bermuda


Whether a magistrate considering the issue of a provisional warrant for the arrest of a fugitive in an extradition case was required to satisfy himself that the alleged conduct constituted an extradition crime within the meaning of the relevant legislation; consideration of the Extradition Act 1870 and Schedule 1 of the Extradition Act 1989; Re Nielsen [1984] AC 606 considered.