Polánski extradition verdict expected late October
Source: Radio Poland
A Polish court is expected to rule on 30 October as to whether director Roman Polánski should be extradited to the US over a 1977 case of unlawful sex with a minor.
Polánski appeared in court on Tuesday in Kraków, southern Poland, in the latest hearing in the proceedings, which began in February.
Polánski seemed in relatively upbeat spirits, judging by his interactions with his lawyers, Jerzy Stachowicz and Jan Olszewski.
At one point the director plucked his smartphone from his pocket, and apparently began filming the judge and journalists gathered in the courtroom. ...
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The Polish court is expected to rule in his favor.
At the time, Polanski had heeded his part of a plea bargain but absconded when he had good reason to believe the judge, an asshole of sorts, would renege on his promise of no further jail time and send him to prison with an indeterminate sentence of up to fifty years.
Now, he intends to make a film about the Dreyfus affair in Poland and I'm very much looking forward to see this movie.