can alaska extradite from anywhere in the USA on probation felony warrants?

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can alaska extradite from anywhere in the USA on probation felony warrants?

im on felony probation for possesion of pscyilicibian mushrooms with the intent to distribute, class B felony, 36 month S.I.S. prison term. I have to leave state and cannot return, I want to no if and can and well alsaka try to extradite me from anywhere in the USA and if not then which states or where? I have to leave and my probation officer is going to issue a warrant and possible petition to revoke probation. Any advice plz help.

Asked on May 19, 2009 under Criminal Law, Alaska

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Answered 12 years ago | Contributor

The United States constitution provides at Article 4, Section 2: "A person charged in any state with treason, felony, or other crime, who shall flee from justice, and be found in another state, shall on demand of the executive authority of the state from which he fled, be delivered up, to be removed to the state having jurisdiction of the crime."

You can flee -- which itself can be a new crime -- but you can't hide.


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