Prof. Julian Ku Quoted on China’s Reaction to US Request for Huawei CFO’s Extradition in South China Morning Post

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

Huawei calls for swift resolution of Sabrina Meng Wanzhou case; US confirms it will continue to seek her extradition
By Sarah Zheng and Catherine Wong
South China Morning Post
Jan. 22, 2019

Julian Ku, a professor at Hofstra University’s law school, said the US was expected to file the formal extradition request by next week’s deadline.

“There is no real benefit to moving more quickly at this point so I am not surprised they are taking their time to get their request right,” Ku said.

“If Meng is eventually extradited to the US, I do expect the Chinese government to continue to criticise the charges against her.

“I wonder, though, whether the Chinese government’s claims that Meng was arrested for ‘no reason’ will fall flat once more and more evidence is revealed against her in the court proceedings.”

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