High Court judge Sir John Thomas said: “Balancing his unfitness to plead, the risk of a deterioration in the appellant's [Shrien Dewani] condition, the increased prospects of a speedier recovery if he remains here...it would be unjust and oppressive to order his extradition."
High Court temporarily halts Shrien Dewani’s extradition to South Africa on mental health grounds
Shrien Dewani, the man accused of arranging the murder of his wife while on honeymoon, will learn the outcome of his High Court appeal against extradition today (Fri).
An earlier court order said the Bristol businessman could be sent to South Africa to stand trial. Mr Dewani denies any involvement.
The Bristol businessman appears to meet a man since convicted of her murder at a South African hotel. Mr Dewani denies any involvement in her death.