Former FIFA Warner official loses appeal against decision to extradite him in America

LONDON: A London court said on Thursday that former FIFA vice president Jack Warner, who is based in Trinidad, could be extradited to US authorities to stand trial on corruption charges. Warner’s defense lawyers argued that extraditing him to US authorities was illegal, but London’s highest appeals court for much of the Commonwealth of Nations unanimously rejected the appeal, paving the way for his extradition. of him in the United States. (Reuters)