Article 198 of the Penal Code

  Penal Code

The authority or public official who, outside the cases permitted by the Law, without legal cause for crime, and taking advantage of his position, carries out any of the conduct described in the previous article, will be punished with the penalties respectively provided for therein. , in its upper half and, in addition, with absolute disqualification for a period of six to twelve years.

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Article 198 of Penal Code Spanish refers to the crimes of revealing secrets committed by a public authority or official.

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Article 198 of the Penal Code is part of the title dedicated to crimes against privacy, the right to one's own image and the inviolability of the home: