Ecuador sentences ex-president living in the U.S. to 12 years in jail for corruption

By Agence France-Presse
Friday, May 30, 2014 5:24 EDT
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Ecuador sentences ex-president to 12 years in absentia (via AFP)

An Ecuadoran court sentenced exiled ex-president Jamil Mahuad to 12 years in jail for corruption. Mahuad, who served from 1998 to 2000, lives in the United States. Interpol has issued a warrant for his arrest. But the US has no extradition treaty with…

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