Swiss Parliament Signs Off on Polanski Arrest

Country “could not have acted differently,” legislators say.

Last Updated: October 13, 2009 @ 11:58 AM

Swiss parliamentarians say the government acted correctly in ordering the arrest of Roman Polanski on a U.S. warrant for having sex with a 13-year-old girl in 1977.

The parliament’s Foreign Policy Commission said Tuesday that ”Switzerland as a country of law could not have acted differently.”

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