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EU rules on compulsory release dates for murderers

March 24th, 1994

Brussels is impinging further on national prerogatives by ruling on compulsory release dates for murderers.
(Daily Star, p.1, 24 March 1994)

No. The European Commission has no such powers. The appropriate national authorities deal with questions such as these.

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