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Title: El indulto como excepción. Análisis de los indultos concedidos por el gobierno español durante 2012
Author: Madrid, Antonio, 1968-
Keywords: Indult
Poder executiu
Poder judicial
Executive power
Judicial power
Issue Date: 30-Mar-2014
Publisher: Observatorio del Sistema Penal y los Derechos Humanos
Abstract: This article focuses on the quantitative and qualitative analysis of the pardons awarded by the Spanish Government in 2012. The first aim of this article is to know the Spanish Government's policy on pardons. The second one is to approach the legal and political nature of this figure. The act of pardon is a characteristic of sovereign power. Historically, pardon is an expression of the sovereign right of pardon, of his clemency power, forgiveness, in other words, its reserve exercise of power over the lives of the subjects. However, the evolution of the State model and the political and legal structures has made the pardon to be in a border situation: condemning the judiciary and the executive pardoning. Given this unique situation, it is interesting to analyze the uses of pardon and try to explain some reasons behind these uses. Key words: Pardon, Executive Government, Judicial System, Torture, Responsibility
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It is part of: Crítica Penal y Poder, 2014, num. 6, p. 110-133
ISSN: 2014-3753
Appears in Collections:Articles publicats en revistes (Dret Constitucional, Ciència Política i de l'Administració, Dret Eclesiàstic de l'Estat i Filosofia del Dret)

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