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Slovenia rejects U.S. extradition order and releases NASA hacking suspect

A Slovenian higher court on Wednesday rejected an United States extradition request and released a Romanian citizen charged with hacking into NASA computers in 2006. Maribor’s higher court rejected the extradition request taking into account that Romanian citizen Victor Faur could not be tried again for the same charges for…

Roman Polanski on child sex case: 33 years of regret

ZURICH — Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski says he has regretted having sex with a teenage girl in 1977 ever since, in his first interview since spending months in a Swiss prison over the sensational case. “I have regretted it for 33 years, of course I regret it,” the Franco-Polish filmmaker…

Polanski free after Swiss reject extradition

GENEVA — Swiss authorities have rejected a US extradition request for director Roman Polanski over a child sex case and the film-maker can go free from house arrest, the justice minister said Monday. “The 76-year-old French-Polish film director Roman Polanski will not be extradited to the USA. The freedom-restricting measures…

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