UN Convention on CISG 1980

17 fraud by a bailee banker agent factor trustee

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17. Fraud by a bailee, banker, agent, factor, trustee, director, member, or public officer of any company, or fraudulent conversion. 18. Obtaining money, valuable security, or goods, by false pretences; receiving any money, valuable security, or other property, knowing the same to have been stolen or unlawfully obtained. 19. (a) Counterfeiting or altering money, or bringing into circulation counterfeited or altered money. ( b) Knowingly and without lawful authority making or having in possession an instrument, tool, or engine adapted and intended for the counterfeiting of coin, 20. Forgery, or uttering what is forged. 21. Crimes or offences against bankruptcy law. 22. Bribery, defined to be the offering, giving or receiving of bribes. 23. Any malicious act done with intent to endanger the safety of any persons travelling or being upon a railway. 24. Crimes or offences or attempted crimes or offences in connexion with the traffic in dangerous drugs.
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20 25. Malicious injury to property, if such crime or offence be indictable. 26. (a) Piracy by the law of nations. (b) Revolt, or conspiracy to revolt, by 'two or more persons on board a ship on the high seas against the authority of the master; wrongfully sinking or destroying a vessel at sea, or attempting to do so; assaults on board a ship on the high seas. with intent to do grievous bodily harm. 27. Dealing in slaves. Extradition is also to be granted for participation in any of the aforesaid crimes or offences, provided that such participation be punishable by the laws of both High Contracting Parties. ARTICLE IV The extradition shall not take place if the person claimed has already been tried and discharged or punished, or is still under trial in the territories of the High Contracting Party applied to, for the crime or offence for which his extradition is demanded. If the person claimed should be under examination or under punishment in the territories of the High Contracting Party applied to for any other crime or offence his extradition shall be deferred until the conclusion of the trial and the full execution of any punishment awarded to him. ARTICLE V The extradition shall not take place if, subsequently to the commission of the crime or offence or the institution of the penal prosecution or the conviction thereon, exemption from prosecution or punishment has been acquired by lapse of time, according to the laws of the High Contracting Party applying or applied to. ARTICLE VI A fugitive criminal shall not be surrendered if the crime or offence in respect of which his surrender is demanded is one of a political character, or if he proves that the requisition for his surrender has, in fact, been made with a view to try or punish him for a crime or offence of a political character. ARTICLE VII A person surrendered can in no case be kept in custody or be brought to
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21 trial in the territories of the High Contracting Party to whom the surrender has been made for any other crime or offence, or on account of any other matters, than those for which the extradition shall have taken place, until he has been restored, or has had an opportunity of returning, to the territories of the High Contracting Party by whom he has been surrendered. This
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