Gary Botting, PhD, Rania Tfaily, and Matthew Behrens

Gary Botting is a Canadian lawyer specializing in Extradition law. He is also the author of four books on the topic, including Canadian Extradition Law Practice and Halsbury’s Laws of Canada – Extradition and Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters. His full bio can be seen on his site.

Rania Tfaily is the wife of Hassan Diab, a Canadian citizen facing extradition to France based on secret intelligence. She is an assistant professor at Carleton University in Ottawa in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology.

Matthew Behrens is the coordinator of the Campaign to Stop Secret Trials. He is a frequent commentator and often writes for