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    • Daniel
    • 15.05.13 | 15:35 (IDT)

    I don't know much about Dutch law, but my guess is that this case is not moving forward because there is no evidence that the Riwal rented the equipment with the intent of furthering a crime. Certainly, the renting of equipment itself is no crime, and at least under New York law, mere knowledge that a crime will be committed as a result of renting equipment to someone is not sufficient to establish liability as an accomplice--actual intent to further the crime must be shown. Article 49 of the Dutch Penal Code appears to require the same.

    from the article: Dutch won't charge company in West Bank separation fence case
    First published 18:01 14.05.13 | Last updated 18:01 14.05.13
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