Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 24 November 2020

Criminal proceedings against AZ

Request for a preliminary ruling from the Hof van beroep te Brussel

Reference for a preliminary ruling – Police and judicial cooperation in criminal matters – European arrest warrant – Framework Decision 2002/584/JHA – Article 6(2) – Concept of ‘executing judicial authority’ – Article 27(2) – Rule of speciality – Article 27(3)(g) and 27(4) – Derogation – Prosecution for an ‘offence other’ than that for which surrendered – Consent of the executing judicial authority – Consent of the Public Prosecutor’s Office of the executing Member State

Case C-510/19


Top of the page Documents in the Case
Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex Link
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:2020:494
25/06/2020 Openbaar Ministerie (Faux en écritures)
Request for a preliminary ruling
04/07/2019 Openbaar Ministerie (Faux en écritures)
Application (OJ)
30/08/2019 Openbaar Ministerie (Faux en écritures)
Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2020:953
24/11/2020 Openbaar Ministerie (Faux en écritures)
Abstract
ECLI:EU:C:2020:953
24/11/2020 Openbaar Ministerie (Faux en écritures)
Judgment (OJ)
15/01/2021 Openbaar Ministerie (Faux en écritures)
Top of the page Legal analysis of the decision or of the case

Reports of Cases

not yet published (Court Reports - general)

Subject-matter

Information not available

Systematic classification scheme

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4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.06 Area of freedom, security and justice
    4.06.03 Judicial cooperation in criminal matters
      4.06.03.01 Harmonization of laws
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.06 Area of freedom, security and justice
    4.06.03 Judicial cooperation in criminal matters
      4.06.03.01 Harmonization of laws
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.06 Area of freedom, security and justice
    4.06.03 Judicial cooperation in criminal matters
      4.06.03.01 Harmonization of laws


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

Opinion


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 04/07/2019

Date of the Opinion

  • 25/06/2020

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

24/11/2020


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Information not available

Name of the parties

Openbaar Ministerie (Faux en écritures)

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Michel, Valérie: Coopération judiciaire en matière pénale - Qualification du procureur et autorité judiciaire d'exécution, Europe 2021, nº 1 Janvier, comm. 16 (FR)
  2. Klip, André: The European Arrest Warrant, from Mutual Recognition to Mutual Supervision?, European Criminal Law Review 2022, Volume 12, Issue 1, p. 82-100 (EN)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Hof van beroep Brussel - Belgium

Subject-matter

  • area of freedom, security and justice
  • - judicial cooperation in criminal matters
  • - police cooperation

Provisions of national law referred to

Information not available

Provisions of international law referred to

Information not available

Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

Formation of the Court

grande chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Jürimäe

Advocate General

Campos Sánchez-Bordona

Language(s) of the Case

  • Dutch

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • Spanish