Polanski Moved From Prison for Medical Treatment

Lawyer unsure what ails director or when he will be released from hospital.

Last Updated: October 18, 2009 @ 6:04 PM


Roman Polanski remained at a medical center in Zurich, Switzerland, this morning, a day after being taken out of his prison cell for an undisclosed medical condition.
"All I know is that he has been taken from prison for medical attention. I don’t know where he is or when he will be returned to prison," the director’s attorney, Herve Temime, told Reuters.
Temime told Swiss papers last week that Polanski was depressed and in an "unsettled state of mind" behind bars.


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