Van Der Sloot Extradited to U.S.

    FILE - In this June 4, 2010 file photo, Dutch citizen Joran van der Sloot is escorted by police outside a police station near the border with Chile in Tacna, Peru.  Joran van der Sloot goes on trial in the murder of a young Peruvian woman on Friday Jan. 6, 2011, nearly seven years after he became the prime suspect in the unsolved disappearance of an American teenager on holiday in Aruba. Van der Sloot, 24, is charged with killing 21-year-old Stephany Flores in his Lima hotel room on May 30, 2010, after the two left a casino together in the day's wee hours. (AP Photo/Karel Navarro, File)

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    A Peruvian judge has approved the extradition of Jordan van der Sloot to the U.S. at Uncle Sam's request. Van der Sloot is serving 28 years on a murder charge in Peru, and he's the primary suspect in the mysterious 2005 killing of Natalee Holloway while the teen vacationed in Aruba. Van der Sloot's attorney says his client should be leaving Peru within three months and will be charged with extortion and wire fraud after receiving $25,000 to allegedly tell Holloway's mother where her daughter's remains are.

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