LONDON (Reuters) - Kweku Adoboli, a former UBS trader jailed for Britain's biggest fraud over unauthorised trades that cost the Swiss bank $2.3 billion (1.7 billion pounds), has been deported to Ghana, his spokesman said.Adoboli was put on a commercial flight from Heathrow on Wednesday after being detained in Scotland earlier in the week, the spokesman said.gi Adoboli's case made global headlines when he was arrested in 2011 and tried in 2012 over the huge losses to UBS, caused by trades far in excess of his authorised risk limits which he had pretended to hedge by booking fictitious off-setting trades.A Ghanaian national who has lived in Britain since he was 12, Adoboli, now 38, was released from prison on probation in 2015 after serving half of a seven-year sentence.A spokesman for the interior ministry declined to comment directly on Adoboli's case, but said: "All foreign nationals who are given a custodial sentence will be considered for deportation." Adoboli has been living in … [Read more...] about Former UBS trader jailed for Britain’s biggest fraud deported
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Spanish-language reporter who faces deportation after his arrest while covering an immigration protest in Tennessee said Tuesday he was unjustly detained and faces danger if sent back to El Salvador. Manuel Duran spoke publicly about his case for the first time since his arrest at an April rally protesting immigration policies the day before the 50th anniversary of the assassination of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. in downtown Memphis. Duran is from El Salvador and he has lived in Memphis for years. He ran the Memphis Noticias online news outlet and reported on the effects of U.S. immigration policies in the Hispanic community. Duran's lawyers have said he came to the U.S. without permission in 2006 after receiving death threats related to reporting on corruption in El Salvador. "It's dangerous for me to return to my country," he said in Spanish during a conference call. Duran had been critical of law enforcement in his reporting. Activists … [Read more...] about Spanish-language reporter says he faces danger if deported from U.S.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Spanish-language reporter who faces deportation after his arrest while covering an immigration protest in Tennessee says he was unjustly detained and faces danger if sent back to El Salvador. Manuel Duran spoke publicly about his case Tuesday for the first time since his arrest at an April rally protesting immigration policies just ahead of the 50th anniversary of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination in downtown Memphis. Duran's lawyer said he could be deported within two weeks if an appeals court in Atlanta does not agree to delay his removal and reopen his deportation case. Duran was issued a deportation order in 2007. Authorities in Memphis handed him over to Immigration and Customs Enforcement after charges related to his arrest at the protest were dropped. … [Read more...] about Spanish-language reporter faces deportation from US
MORE than a third of the ‘Windrush’ immigrants wrongly deported from the UK were booted out under the former LABOUR Government, the Home Office revealed last night. Home Secretary Sajid Javid said of 83 individuals removed between 2002 and 2016, 35 took place before 2010. Eight people of the total have died. Almost all the removals were to Jamaica but other ‘Brits’ were sent to the USA, Switzerland, France and Caribbean islands such as St Kitts and Trinidad. The Home Office has invited 42 it has managed to reach back to the UK and only 1 has confirmed they will not be doing so, Mr Javid said. Writing to MPs on the Home Affairs Select Committee, he added: “I can reassure members that my department remains entirely focussed on righting the wrongs experienced by the Windrush generation. “I continue to believe it is important that we take a cross-party approach which recognises the most important thing we can do is ensure the wrongs which some members of … [Read more...] about Over a third of ‘Windrush’ immigrants wrongly deported were booted out by the former Labour government
Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents apprehended a previously deported murderer who illegally re-entered the U.S. about one month following his deportation. Agents assigned to the Laredo Sector conducted an extensive search for a suspected illegal alien who absconded from arrest on November 10. Early Sunday morning, agents found the suspect near the Interstate 35 mile marker 31 location and took him into custody. Information obtained by Breitbart News from Laredo Sector Border Patrol officials revealed that the agents determined the suspect to be a Mexican national with no legal basis to be in the U.S.The agents transported the migrant to the station for processing and a biometric background investigation. A check of the Mexican man’s records in the U.S. revealed a June 2009 conviction in Austin, Texas, for murder. A court in Travis County convicted the man on the murder charge and sentenced him to 11 years in a Texas prison. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) … [Read more...] about Murderer Deported to Mexico Last Month Recaptured in Texas