Article 23 of the Penal Code

  Penal Code

It is a circumstance that can mitigate or aggravate responsibility, depending on the nature, motives and effects of the crime, being or having been the aggrieved spouse or person who is or has been stably linked by a similar emotional relationship, or being an ascendant, descendant or brother by nature or adoption of the offender or his spouse or cohabitant.

art 23 cp

Article 23 of the Penal Code Spanish refers to kinship as a circumstance that can attenuate or aggravate the criminal liability of the crime.

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  • Penal Code
    • BOOK I: General provisions on crimes, responsible persons, penalties, security measures and other consequences of the criminal offense
      • Title I: Criminal offense
        • Chapter III: Of the circumstances that mitigate criminal responsibility
        • Chapter IV: Of the circumstances that aggravate criminal responsibility
        • Chapter V: Of the mixed circumstance of kinship
          • Article 23