European Court of Human Rights - case of Scopelliti v. Italy (1993) (excerpts)

European Court of Human Rights - case of Scopelliti v. Italy (1993) (excerpts)

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18. The period to be taken into consideration began on

10 December 1980, when the proceedings were instituted against the

A.N.A.S. in the Catanzaro District Court, and ended on 1 March 1989,

the date on which the District Court's judgment became final (see

paragraphs 8 and 14 above). It therefore lasted a little under eight

years and three months.