Judgment Title: Minister for Justice and Equality -v- McArdle
Neutral Citation:  IEHC 132
High Court Record Number: 2011 267 EXT
Date of Delivery: 21/02/2014
Court: High Court
Composition of Court:
Judgment by: Edwards J.
Status of Judgment: Approved
Minister for Justice and Equality v. McArdle
(Unreported, High Court, Edwards J., 21st February, 2014)
Extradition- European arrest warrant- refusal to surrender- - homicide contrary to s.287 or 289 of the Dutch Penal Code- previous surrender to Ireland from the United Kingdom - request for onward rendition following an inward rendition – s.21A European Arrest Warrant Act 2003, as amended – summons issued to appear in District Court of Amsterdam- whether respondent wanted for questioning or prosecution – onus rests on the respondent to satisfy the Court - s.20 (1) request for further information – whether conflict as public prosecutor also the issuing judicial authority – alleged abuse of court process- no mala fides established- s.4A presumption not rebutted.