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NCJ Number: 119777 Find in a Library
Title: Egyptian Law on the Sequestration and Confiscation of Property Acquired Through Smuggling and Trafficking in Drugs
Journal: Bulletin on Narcotics  Volume:35  Issue:2  Dated:(April-June 1983)  Pages:103-106
Author(s): M S Zaki
Date Published: 1983
Page Count: 4
Document: PDF
Type: Issue Overview
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: Austria
Annotation: Egyptian drug control legislation provides for the confiscation of objects and vehicles used in the commission of drug-related crimes.
Abstract: If these objects and vehicles are considered essential to law enforcement then they are to be handed over for the use of law-enforcement bodies. This legislation also provides for the sequestration of property illegally acquired through illicit drug traffic even if the property is registered in the name of a person's spouse or minor or major children or any other person. (Author abstract modified)
Main Term(s): Forfeiture law
Index Term(s): Arab Republic of Egypt; Drug law enforcement; Drug laws
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