Acceptance of Stolen Property without Compensation Case in Japan
Mr. A, who works at a company in Japan, has a close friend Mr. B.
Mr. A knows that Mr. B does not have a steady job so Mr. A often buy him things to eat.
One day, Mr. B told to Mr. A that he commits burglary to earn a living and he wanted to give stolen goods for what Mr. A has done for him.
Then Mr. B handed over accessories to Mr. A.
Several weeks later, Mr. B got arrested on a charge of burglary and he told to the police that he gave some of his stolen goods to Mr. A.
Then, Mr. A got arrested by the police on a charge of Acceptance of Stolen Property without Compensation.
The case stated above is fiction based on an actual story.
We are going to explain about Acceptance of Stolen Property without Compensation cases.
About Penalties and Regulations on Acceptance of Stolen Property without Compensation Cases in Japan
Acceptance of Stolen Property without Compensation becomes a violation of Penal Code.
Article 256 (1) of Penal Code stipulates that a person who accepts free of charge stolen property or any other property obtained through a property crime shall be punished by imprisonment for not more than 3 years.
Acceptance of Stolen Property without Compensation needs that the person who accepted a stolen property knew that the property was stolen.
Defense Activities in Acceptance of Stolen Property without Compensation Cases in Japan
In the case of Mr. A, Acceptance of Stolen Property without Compensation can be established.
This crime is stipulated for partly protecting rights of property, so if out-of-court settlement is settled, it would mitigate his punishment.
Once you’ve decided to offer out-of-court settlement to the victim, it is recommended that you consulting lawyer.
Criminal Defense Attorneys for Acceptance of Stolen Property without Compensation Cases in Japan
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