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Case Law 97/2009 (01/04/2009)

Type: Order

Authority: National Courts: Supreme Courts (Italy) - Corte Costituzionale

Date: 04/01/2009

Subject: The Court, stating again the punitive nature of the forfeiture per equivalente, confirms its non retroactivity, also in the light of the ECHR’s jurisprudence.

Parties: -

Original language: Italian

Classification: Justice - Art. 49 Principles of legality (nullum crimen, nulla poena sine lege; lighter penalty)

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