JudgmentsEPPO overrules jurisdiction refusal ground in EAW (Cass. 23941/23)
EPPO intervention removes national optional refusal ground when the requested person is already being prosecuted in the Executing State for the same act.
JudgmentsEPPO coordination prevents EAW denial due to pendency of domestic proceedings (Cass. 16561/22)
The optional refusal to execute an EAW due to the pendency of criminal proceedings for the same facts cannot be validly opposed when the protective order issued in the context of proceedings involving crimes under the jurisdiction of the European Public Prosecutor's Office (EPPO).
JudgmentsEPPO evocation bans optional refusal ground of an EAW for pending criminal proceeding (Cass., 16561/22)
Evocation by EPPO bans EAW optional refusal ground of criminal investigation in the executing state.