Unformatted text preview: Yes. Was kidnapping wrong as well? Yes Reasoning: Yes, of course it was very much unconstitutional, and it also broke the extradition treaty. It’s not right to kidnap someone based off of non-factual information. There may have been strong points says that he did in fact have a part of murdering the special agent DEA, but there was not enough facts to back up their opinion. Holdings: The United States won this case 6 to 3 and Dr. Alvarez-Machain was permitted to return to Mexico. The court of appeals held that the forced abduction of the Mexico born native violates the Extradition Treaty between the U.S. and Mexico....
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- Fall '10
- Supreme Court of the United States