Find EU Case Law

Procureur-generaal (Mandat d'arrêt européen contre un chanteur)*

Request for a preliminary ruling from the Hof van Beroep te Gent (Court of Appeal of Ghent, Belgium)

On 26 November, AG Bobek delivered his Opinion in Case C-717/18 and concluded as follows:

Article 2(2) of Council Framework Decision 2002/584/JHA of 13 June 2002 on the European arrest warrant and the surrender procedures between Member States shall be interpreted as referring, for the purposes of assessing the threshold maximum period of at least 3 years imposed therein, to the criminal legislation that is applicable in the issuing Member State to the specific criminal offence(s) to which the EAW relates.


Case Number C-717/18

Name of the parties Procureur-generaal - Joined parties: X

Date of the judgement 2019-11-26

Court Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU)

Uploads CL_AG_Procureur-generaal_Mandat d'arrêt européen contre un chanteur_2019