The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the surrender procedure under the Council Framework Decision 2002/584/JHA

Alina Petronela Moşneagu
2020 Zenodo  
In Romania, as wel as in all Member States, the judicial cooperation in criminal matters regarding the execution of the european arrest warrant and the surrender of the sought persons in the context of the COVID -19 pandemic was affected and was assesed on a case-by-case basis. Generally, the non compliance with the surrender deadlines or the postponing of the surrender based on serious humanitarian reasons lead to the release of the sought persons without taking alternative measures in order
more » ... prevent absconding, giving the fact that there are no national legal basis to take such measures in this type of situations. I. Introduction II. The jurisprudence of the Romanian authorities for the execution of the European arrest warrants II.a) Non-compliance with the surrender time limits II.b) Postponement of surrender III. Short conclusions
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4319269 fatcat:qvwzrujnkbei7mtbvzpeabizau