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Polanski court appeal rejected

December 23, 2009
Polanski court appeal rejected

An appeals court in California has rejected the French-born Polish film director Roman Polanski’s attempt to have his sex case dismissed. Director Roman Polanski arrives for the award ceremony at the 61st Cannes Film Festival in this May 25, 2008 file photo. A California appeals court on December 21, 2009 denied an attempt by attorneys [...]

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Swiss court to place Polanski under house arrest Friday

December 4, 2009
Swiss court to place Polanski under house arrest Friday

Oscar-winning film director Roman Polanski finally finished his two-month long jail life in Switzerland, and soon will be placed under house arrest at his Alpine chalet on Friday. The director must stay in his house, which locates in the luxury resort Gstaad, and wear an electronic bracelet to monitor his trace as officials decide whether [...]

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Fugitive film director arrested in Zurich facing possible extradition to U.S.

September 28, 2009
Fugitive film director arrested in Zurich facing possible extradition to U.S.

Oscar winner Roman Polanski, who fled the United States and has been out of the country for three decades, was arrested at the Zurich Film festival. File photo of Polish film director Roman Polanski.(Xinhua/Reuters Photo)Polanski was arrested at the Zurich airport and is now in custody of the Swiss Justice Ministry, according to the report. [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...