ARTICLE 25 PREVIOUS CONVICTIONS
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This chapter presents Article 25 of the CoE Convention against Trafficking, which deals with previous convictions. This provision deals with previous convictions passed by another Party and obliges Parties to adopt measures that allow to take into account final sentences by other Parties in relation to trafficking in human beings. The chapter begins with a short introduction, generally providing an overview of the main issues covered by the chapter. It then reviews the drafting history or preparatory work of the provision; provides a comparative analysis of this provision in the context of other international or regional legal instruments focused on human trafficking; and finally discusses issues of interpretation.

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