SPAIN has withdrawn a European arrest warrant for former Catalan politician and St Andrews University academic Clara Ponsati, who has been fighting extradition from the UK.
CATALONIA'S president is due to meet with Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and a former minister from the region facing extradition during a visit to Edinburgh on Wednesday.
FORMER Catalan education minister Professor Clara Ponsati will return to court today to continue her battle against extradition to Spain.
JUST as a 61-year-old St Andrews University economics professor was handing herself in to police in Edinburgh in response to a European Arrest Warrant, I was being interviewed by political heavyweight Adam Boulton on Sky.
PROFESSOR Clara Ponsati has been released on bail after a hearing at Edinburgh Sheriff Court.
A FORMER Catalan minister facing extradition to Spain has handed herself in for arrest at a Scottish police station.
A FORMER Catalan minister facing extradition to Spain is to present herself for arrest at a Scottish police station later.