You have no right to appeal against the ruling rendered by the court at first instance. The Attorney General of the Republic has the right to appeal.
A sentence may be utilised by your lawyer if you file a claim for damages against the offender.
You are entitled to post-trial support and/or protection for a reasonable period of time, depending on your needs at that particular moment.
Upon request, you may be informed by the Police about the sentence that was imposed on the offender by the Court.
Upon request, you may be informed:
(a) if the person remanded in custody, prosecuted or convicted for a crime that concerns you is released from or has escaped detention;
(b) any relevant measures issued for your protection in case of release or escape of a person remanded in custody, prosecuted or sentenced for crimes which concern you.
It is pointed out that the above information may be withheld if there is a potential or established risk of harm for the offender.
You have no right to become involved in any release or parole decisions concerning the offender.
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