June 03, 2010 – newsday.co.tt
We must assume that Attorney General Anand Ramlogan’s demurral in the face of questions regarding persons slated for extradition to the United States was based upon caution alone—he having not seen the relevant correspondence in the matter.
The cases of Ishwar Galbaransingh and Steve Ferguson, both wanted for trial in the United States on corruption charges stemming from the Piarco Airport construction contracts, have dragged on interminably through the local courts. Alleged co-conspirators, Messrs Birk and Hillman, both United States citizens, have had their respective cases completed in America, where they pleaded guilty and are now serving their sentences.
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Don’t send us to US: Ish, Steve beg AG
By Renuka Singh, Tuesday, June 1st 2010
TWO local businessmen, described as financiers of the United National Congress, have appealed to new Attorney General Anand Ramlogan, to block their extradition to the United States, and allow them to face their trial in Trinidad and Tobago.