Roman PolanskiAccording to the, the film director Roman Polanski has been pursued around the world for three decades by prosecutors in California.

Polanski is currently being held in Switzerland on a US arrest warrant over his conviction, 30 years ago, for unlawful sex with a 13-year-old girl. But now US prosecutors have disputed claims that his arrest came out of the blue, saying he had been on an Interpol "wanted list" for years.

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