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In 2008, the prosecution decided not to initiate the prosecution of 446 persons, it terminated 4,325 criminal cases, and it suspended 4,647 cases due to the unknown identity of the perpetrator. A person cannot be investigated while under a coercive measure such as prison or house arrest. Coercive measures are determined by a court order, after its evaluation in a court hearing. When the person to be arrested is mentally ill the court may order his or her temporary hospitalization in a psychiatric institution.

There is only one prison, the Centre Penitenciari de la Comella (built in 2004), which has capacity for 124 prisoners, and to which were transferred those prisoners formerly held in the Casa de la Vall. org) for November 2009, there was a total of 62 inmates in the Centre Penitenciari de la Comella. asp. Jiménez Naudí, Jesús (2005). Legislació penal del Principat d’Andorra [Penal Legislation of the Principality of Andorra]. Andorra La Vell: Prensa Andorrana. php. html. Austria Legal System: Civil Murder: Low Burglary: Medium Corruption: Low Human Trafficking: Low Prison Rate: Medium Death Penalty: No Corporal Punishment: No Background The Republic of Austria—situated in Central Europe—is a relatively small country with a surface | 17 area of about 83,860 square kilometers (approximately 30,189 square miles).

The courthouse or the prosecution cannot continue proceedings in absence of the attorney. Legal and consultation services are also offered by several nonprofit organizations to the poor, children, victims of domestic violence and trafficking, victims of public administration violation of human rights. In December 2008, the Law on Legal Assistance was passed, enabling for the destitute free legal representation in criminal, civil, and administrative proceedings as well as juveniles in need of compulsory representation.

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