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Trust needs facts, not words: diplomatic assurances in extradition proceedings

Reliance on diplomatic assurances has been a longstanding practice in extradition relations between States: but can they really be trusted?

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Extradition to Italy

How can an extradition request or a EAW surrender to Italy be fighted against? Some ideas and jurisprudence.


Italian in absentia conviction infringes human dignity (BVerfG 2735/15)

The Italian rules governing the retrial of in absentia convictions do not respect human dignity.

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Extradition from Italy
In general, extradition is the process whereby one nation or state (the requested state) surrenders a suspected or convicted criminal to another nation or state (the requesting state); hereinafter, for the purposes...