U.S. Takes Ex-Leader of Panama Into Custody for Possible Extradition

Ricardo Martinelli was detained by United States marshals, raising the likelihood that he could be sent home to face charges of corruption and illegal spying.

Death on a Prison Bus: Extradition Companies’ Safety Improvements Lag

By ELI HAGER and ALYSIA SANTO March 23, 2017 More than 20 prisoners were shackled and packed tightly on a privately operated bus as it zigzagged from Wisconsin to Georgia this month. The men and women were being extradited to faraway jurisdictions...