Prof. Julian Ku Quoted on Legalities of Canada’s Arrest of Chinese Tech CFO in Globe and Mail

Julian Ku, Maurice A. Deane Distinguished Professor of Constitutional Law, Faculty Director of International Programs

This Is Like a Sudden Attack’: China Lashes Out at Canada Over Arrest of Huawei Executive
By Nathan VanderKlippe
The Globe and Mail (Canada)
Dec. 6, 2018

The U.S. can only seek extradition of people wanted in criminal matters, which require convincing a court of her guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.

“It’s a sign they have a very serious matter,” said Julian Ku, a professor of constitutional law at Hofstra University. Such a case is much harder to prove than “if they just wanted to cut Huawei out of the market,” he said.

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