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- Alaska Statutes.
- Title 12. Code of Criminal Procedure
- Chapter 70. Uniform Criminal Extradition Act
- Section 20. Form of Demand.
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AS 12.70.020. Form of Demand.
- (a) No demand for the extradition of a person accused but not yet convicted of a crime in another state shall be
recognized by the governor of this state unless made in writing and containing the following:
- (1) an allegation that the accused was present in the demanding state at the time of the commission of the alleged crime
and that thereafter the accused fled the demanding state; except that this allegation may not be required in a
proceeding based on AS 12.70.050
- (2) a copy of an indictment found or an information supported by affidavit in the state having jurisdiction of the crime
or by a copy of a complaint, affidavit, or other equivalent accusation made before a magistrate there; the indictment,
information, or complaint, affidavit, or other equivalent accusation must substantially charge the person demanded with
having committed a crime under the law of that state, and the copy must be authenticated by the executive authority
making the demand.
- (b) No demand for the extradition of a person convicted of a crime in another state shall be recognized by the governor of
this state unless made in writing and containing the following:
- (1) a statement by the executive authority of the demanding state that the person claimed has escaped from confinement or
has broken the terms of bail, probation, or parole;
- (2) a copy of the judgment of conviction or of a sentence imposed in execution thereof; the copy must be authenticated by
the executive authority making the demand.
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