Tuesday, 3 April 2012
LIBERTY EXTRADITION WATCH EVENT SHEFFIELD
Liberty the Human Rights Organisation hosted an Extradition Watch event in support of Richard at Sheffield Hallam University on 29th March.
Shami Chakrabarti Liberty's Director chaired the event and Bella Sankey Liberty's Policy Director spoke on the current situation re extradition. On the panel were myself, Shami, Bella, Emeritus Professor of Computer Science Jawad Siddiqi & Jessica Zeun Lecturer in Computer Science.
David Davis MP made an impromptu appearance and spoke out advising the audience on what steps they could take. Loz Kaye of the Pirate Party asked what could be the next action to help Richard in his fight against extradition.
A brave gentleman in the audience spoke emotionally of his own account of his extradition.