Austria Turns Down US Extradition Request for Ukrainian

April 30, 2015 8:23 PM

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An Austrian judge has turned down a U.S. extradition request for a Ukrainian oligarch suspected of paying millions of dollars in bribes to Indian officials.

Judge Christoph Bauer said Thursday the evidence presented by U.S. legal officials was not sufficient to justify Dymitro Firtash's extradition.

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