CASE COMMENT: PROCEDURES - FRENCH PROCEDURE - ON-SITE INVESTIGATIONS AND SEIZURES

On-site investigations and seizures: The Court of Cassation recalls some principles in relation to the validity conditions of procedure of Art. L. 450-4 (British Petroleum and Vinci Park)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. Criminal Procedure Code, 5 September 2007, British Petroleum France (BP), No. 05-86.406. Crime scene, September 5, 2007, Vinci Park, #06-80,540. The two rulings of the Criminal Division of the Court of Cassation, handed down on 5 Sept. 2007, one on an order of the Pontoise liberty and detention judge (appeal No. 05-86.406), the other on an order of the Nanterre judge (appeal No. 06-80.540), do not provide any new answers with regard to visits and seizures. They apply established case-law which it is worth recalling. Exhibits produced in support of the application In awkward wording, the first order (the one under appeal No. 05-86.406) stated, after

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Valérie Michel-Amsellem, On-site investigations and seizures: The Court of Cassation recalls some principles in relation to the validity conditions of procedure of Art. L. 450-4 (British Petroleum and Vinci Park), 5 September 2007, Concurrences N° 4-2007, Art. N° 14404, pp. 132-133

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