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British Whistleblower to Appeal Croatian Ruling Allowing Extradition to Monaco

Balkan Insight 11 Jan 2021
The court says the principality has since provided Croatia with all the necessary assurances for extradition and that his rights will not be endangered, although Taylor and his lawyers say they doubt that he could expect a fair trial ... “I am now well into my sixth month of being held in Croatia against my will.

Southampton oil industry whistleblower case raised by UK minister

BBC News 21 Nov 2020
The Foreign Office has intervened in the case of a British oil industry lawyer who was arrested in Croatia after giving evidence about bribes ... But the Foreign Office said it had now asked Croatia and Monaco to consider protecting him as a whistleblower ... The lawyer had previously ...

UK 'will not intervene' in case of oil whistleblower trapped in Croatia

BBC News 10 Nov 2020
The UK Government does not plan to intervene in the case of a British oil firm whistleblower who is trapped in Croatia, the Foreign Office has said. Lawyer Jonathan Taylor provided evidence against his former employer, Dutch firm SBM Offshore, in 2012.

The Latest: NCarolina St students go home because of virus

Odessa American 26 Aug 2020
ZAGREB, Croatia — Croatia has reported the highest number of daily new infections from the coronavirus since the start of the outbreak ... So far, 8,888 are confirmed infected in Croatia and 175 people have died in the country of 4.2 million ... Tourism remains key for Croatia’s economy, which is among the weakest in the European Union.

MPs call on UK to help whistleblower facing extradition to Monaco

The Guardian 21 Aug 2020
... to help Jonathan Taylor, a 51-year-old British lawyer who was recently arrested while on holiday in Croatia.

Croatia's attorney general resigns over Freemasonry membership 19 Feb 2020
19 (Xinhua) -- Croatia's Chief State Attorney, Drazen Jelenic, resigned on Wednesday after local media revealed that he is a member of the Freemasonry organization ... Freemasonry is not illegal in Croatia.

I hate haggling, but everyone's at it. Why can’t people charge an honest price? | ...

The Guardian 14 Aug 2019
From market stalls to hotels, builders to lawyers, we’re all trying to shaft each other. I blame capitalism I’m in my mum’s country, Croatia, on an island called Murter. It was here, a good 45 years ago, that I was first unsettled by money matters. Back then, it was the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia ... She asked the bloke ... How dare they? ....
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