§ 2963.01 Extradition definitions
§ 2963.02 Arrest and deliverance of fugitives from justice
§ 2963.03 Recognition of demand for extradition
§ 2963.04 Investigation of demand for extradition
§ 2963.05 Extradition of imprisoned person
§ 2963.06 Surrender where accused was not in other state at time of commission of crime, and has not fled therefrom
§ 2963.07 Complying with demand for extradition – warrant for arrest
§ 2963.08 Authority to arrest
§ 2963.09 Extradition hearing
§ 2963.10 Confinement of prisoner
§ 2963.11 Fugitives from justice
§ 2963.12 Conditions for arrest without warrant
§ 2963.13 Confining fugitive pending demand for extradition
§ 2963.14 Bail by bond
§ 2963.15 Discharge or recommitment of accused fugitive
§ 2963.16 Bond forfeiture
§ 2963.17 Pending criminal prosecution in this state
§ 2963.18 Guilt or innocence of accused not an issue in extradition proceeding
§ 2963.19 Recall of warrant of arrest
§ 2963.20 Governor demand fugitive from this state
§ 2963.21 Written application for requisition for return of person charged
§ 2963.22 Reimbursement of fees and travel expenses
§ 2963.23 Accused not subject to service of process in civil suit until conviction or return to home state
§ 2963.24 Consent to return to demanding state
§ 2963.25 Right to try and punish extradited person not waived by granting demand for extradition
§ 2963.26 Trying extradited person for crimes other than ones subject of extradition request
§ 2963.27 Interpretation and construction
§ 2963.28 Request to federal authorities for extradition
§ 2963.29 Evidence that extradition is sought in good faith for punishment of crime named
§ 2963.30 Interstate agreement on detainers
§ 2963.31 Appropriate court defined
§ 2963.32 Effectuating interstate agreement on detainers
§ 2963.34 Escape and aiding escape while in another state pursuant to interstate agreement on detainers
§ 2963.35 Administrator of interstate agreement on detainers

Terms Used In Ohio Code > Chapter 2963 - Extradition

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Another: when used to designate the owner of property which is the subject of an offense, includes not only natural persons but also every other owner of property. See Ohio Code 1.02
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • Bond: includes an undertaking. See Ohio Code 1.02
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Extradition: The formal process of delivering an accused or convicted person from authorities in one state to authorities in another state.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Habeas corpus: A writ that is usually used to bring a prisoner before the court to determine the legality of his imprisonment. It may also be used to bring a person in custody before the court to give testimony, or to be prosecuted.
  • imprisonment: means being imprisoned under a sentence imposed for an offense or serving a term of imprisonment, prison term, jail term, term of local incarceration, or other term under a sentence imposed for an offense in an institution under the control of the department of rehabilitation and correction, a county, multicounty, municipal, municipal-county, or multicounty-municipal jail or workhouse, a minimum security jail, a community-based correctional facility, or another facility described or referred to in section 2929. See Ohio Code 1.05
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols, or figures; this provision does not affect any law relating to signatures. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Oath: includes affirmation, and "swear" includes affirm. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Person: includes an individual, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, and association. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • state: means the state of Ohio. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes all the states. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.