Aquash murder suspect appeals extradition order
Friday, May 18, 2007
Filed Under: Law
The Canadian man accused of murdering American Indian Movement activist Anna Mae Pictou Aquash is appealing an extradition order to the United States.
John Graham faces a trial in federal court in South Dakota for allegedly murdering Aquash on the Pine Ridge Reservation in 1975. A co-defendant, Arlo Looking Cloud, was found guilty of the crime.
Graham says he is innocent. He expects to hear a decision on his appeal by September 7.
Aquash was Mi'kmaq from Nova Scotia in Canada.
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Canadian man ordered to U.S to face AIM-slaying murder charges appeals order (AP 5/18)