The various Toolkits include general useful information on environmental crimes enforcement and sentencing and serves as guidance only. Differences and specifics will depend on national legislation, as well as the practices and means of each country and relevant agencies involved. The content of the Toolkits should not be construed as legal advice or counsel. The authors make no warranty, express, implied or otherwise regarding the accuracy or completeness of the Toolkits. The reader is responsible for its use of the content and agrees to exercise care and judgement before relying on the information included in the Toolkits in any way.
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