The Director of Public Prosecutions v Simona Novakova
23 July 2018
Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
His Honour Judge Bryan Smyth.
On 5 November 2018 Dublin Circuit Criminal Court ordered the forfeiture to the Exchequer of cash amounting to €6,910 pursuant to Section 39, Criminal Justice Act 1994, which had been seized and detained on 1 November 2017 by Revenue Enforcement Officers at Dublin Airport. The cash was ordered to be forfeited as the Court was satisfied that it was proven on the balance of probabilities to represent the proceeds of crime, or was intended for use in criminal conduct.