Security Architectures in the EU

Tag: EU Arrest Warrant

  • EU Arrest Warrant: Last Italian G8 prisoner again not extradited from France

    EU Arrest Warrant: Last Italian G8 prisoner again not extradited from France

    For the third time, a court in France rejects the Italian arrest warrant for the anarchist Vincenzo Vecchi. The 49-year-old Italian is to be imprisoned for summit protests in 2001. France’s prosecution can appeal one last time. More than 20 years after the protests against the G8 summit in Genoa, an appeal court in Lyon […]

  • The long arm of repression

    The long arm of repression

    The Hamburg police use the EU arrest warrant and the European Investigation Order to prosecute activists after the G20 summit. The Federal Criminal Police Office assumes the function of a central office. After the G20 summit, the Hamburg special commission “Black Block” travelled several times to neighbouring countries for an “exchange of knowledge”. This was […]