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Can Italian diplomatic assurances about prison overcrowding issue be trusted?
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How can an extradition request or a EAW surrender to Italy be fighted against? Some ideas and jurisprudence.
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Use, detention and drug dealing in Italy.
Useful InformationLegal aid in Italy
In Italy legal aid depends on income of the applicant (and of her/his cohabiting relatives if he request regards a criminal court proceeding): more specifically, under Italian law legal aid is granted to everybody, citizen and non citizen, but only in litigation and only to those who are considered indigent ("means test").
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Confidentiality between defense lawyer and client is protected under Italian law, but practice shows the the protection can easily be bypassed.
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How does Italy implement EU and ECHR law? An introduction.