Turks and Caicos requests extradition of Michael Misick from Brazil

Michael Misick, Turk and Caicos former premier


Turks and Caicos Islands has requested the extradition of Michael Misick, its former premier from Brazil. Misick was arrested in Brazil as a result of an international arrest warrant issued by INTERPOL and another warrant issued by the Brazilian Supreme Court.

His arrest was sought in relation to an ongoing investigation into issues arising from Sir Robin Auld’s 2008-09 Commission of Inquiry, regarding alleged corruption and maladministration in Turks and Caicos that led to the suspension of the democratic government in the  Turks and Caicos by the United Kingdom.

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