Article 245 of the Penal Code

  Penal Code

1. Whoever, with violence or intimidation of people, occupies an immovable property or usurps a real property right belonging to another, will be imposed, in addition to the penalties incurred for the violence exerted, a prison sentence of one to two years. , which will be set taking into account the utility obtained and the damage caused.

2. Whoever occupies, without due authorization, a foreign property, dwelling or building that does not constitute dwelling, or remains in them against the will of its owner, will be punished with a fine of three to six months.

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Article 245 refers to the crime of usurpation housing, as well as the assumption of occupation of someone else's home. The penalty of a fine that both receive is also mentioned. crimes.

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Article 245 of the Penal Code is part of the title dedicated to the crimes against property and against the socioeconomic order:

  • Penal Code
    • BOOK II: Crimes and their penalties
      • Title XIII: Crimes against property and against the socioeconomic order