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Dialogue 11/07/21 Extradition of Lai Changxing

07-21-2011 23:01 BJT

 

Dialogue 2011-07-21 Extradition of Lai Changxing

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Host: Yang Rui

Yang Rui

Studio Guest Speakers:

Edward Lehman, Lehman, Lee & Xu

Zhu Wenqi, Professor of law,Renmin University

Online Guest:

Prof. Jiang Wenran, Alberta University

The possible repatriation of Lai Changxing would mark the end of a 12-year dispute between China and Canada over the issue and justify their partnership in fighting crime. Lai, 53, was the alleged mastermind of a multi-billion-dollar smuggling racket in Xiamen, Fujian Province. Lai''s extradition will mark the end of a decade-old dispute between the two sides. Apparently, the Canadian side also compromised on its previous stance. But more importantly, they want to send a signal to fugitives that they cannot hide there anymore.

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