Court dis­misses Snow­den law­suit

China Daily (Canada) - - WORLD -

ANor­we­gian court has dis­missed a law­suit seek­ing a le­gal guar­an­tee to al­low Ed­ward Snow­den to travel to Nor­way with­out risk of be­ing ex­tra­dited to theUnited States. The court up­held onWed­nes­day a rul­ing by a lower court say­ing it can­not is­sue such a guar­an­tee for some­onewhoisn’t present in­Nor­way. An Oslo law­firm filed the law­suit in April on be­half of the for­merNa­tional Se­cu­rity Agency con­trac­tor and theNor­we­gian chap­ter ofPENthat had in­vited Snow­den to re­ceive its Ossi­et­zky Prize in­Novem­ber.

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