The implementation of Aranyosi & Căldăraru (ECLI:EU:C:2016:198) in the Netherlands

The first time the Amsterdam District Court had to rule on the implications of the Aranyosi & Căldăraru judgment d.d. 5 April 2016 (ECLI:EU:C:2016:198) was only three days after the CJEU had delivered its judgment.

In his contribution to the February edition of the Defence Extradition Lawyers Forum (DELF) newsletter, Thom Dieben discusses the implementation of the Aranyosi & Căldăraru judgement in the Netherlands. The contribution furthermore provides a handy overview of the various European prisons where, according to the Amsterdam District Court, a wanted person does or does not run a real risk of inhuman or degrading treatment.

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