The principle of proportionality and the EAW: uneasy bedfellows?

Author: Claudia Cantone
Published: 19.05.2022
Although the European Arrest Warrant (“EAW”) between Member States should be employed as an ultima ratio, given the substantially coercive nature of the surrender procedure, the issuance of EAWs is increasingly commonplace in the European area. The plethora of EAWs issued by State authorities raises concern particularly in view of the necessity to respect the […]