The Kanun is a set of traditional Albanian laws. The Kanun was primarily oral and only in the 20th century was it published in writing. There is only one Kanun. The sources of the customary law of the Albanians are: Kanuni i Skënderbeut, Kanuni i Malsisë së Madhe, Kanuni i Labërisë, Kanuni i Lekë. Kanuni i Lekë Dukagjinit Diftojsi nga A. SHTJEFEN KONST. GJEÇOV, O.F.M. · Parathâne – →. Parathâne – · 1. Kisha · 2. Familja · 3. Martesa.

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It is interesting that the public weapon robbery for the robbing was a dishonor. Shkendije Berisha rated it it was amazing Aug 09, No trivia or quizzes yet. The customary law of the Albanians was always auxiliary and at the same time a competitive right to the national right, to that of the Turks, that of the Albanian state afterfor the right of the crew administrations in the I-st and II-nd world war.

Mia G rated it really liked it Jan 18, After an execution of the blood revenge the author dorasi had to inform even the public and the family of the victim that he practiced blood revenge. During the period of vow, no revenge could be exercised. Please enter your name here.

Kanun (Albania) – Wikipedia

She could be killed only in the case of adultery, otherwise killing a woman — it was intentional or unintentional — was a large dishonor. Lately one very often confounded the usual criminality with the blood revenge.

Arbnesha Kryeziu Goga rated it did not like it Aug 07, Notably, the current Albanian Penal Code does not contain any provisions from the Kanun that deal with blood feuds, and no acknowledgment of this code is made in the contemporary Albanian legal system. Translated by Martin Camaj. Demographics Census list Clans Noble families Diaspora. Headline Book Pub Limited.

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Kanuni i Lekë Dukagjinit

The kinds of the punishment into the Albanian customary law were: The woman remained exempted from blood revenge. New York University Press. This Codex was at the same time the actual Albanian condition for many centuries up to the Second World War.

The blood revenge was presented to the readers as something sensational. Irene entered the wedding and hostilities began. These kinds of the honor injuries were so heavy that they were to be washed off only with blood. Against them, none was allowed to exercise blood revenge.

Rayman rated it it was amazing Aug 17, Some princes attempted to stop the fight, but only more people became k, resulting in several deaths until peace was established. But we have also created the Supplement Freedom of Speech, in which we constantly publish various articles about issues of the day, with the Albanian national interest.

The criminal law in the “Kanun of Lekë Dukagjini”

The Kanun is a set of traditional Albanian laws. Michael Dunlap rated it it was amazing Oct 24, Manuni weapon robbery happened if one had to deliver the weapon with force or obligation.

There are organizations that try to mediate between feuding families and try to get them to “pardon the kanunu Albanian: Study and source book for the history of the German criminal jurisdiction, Scientia publishing house, volume I The sources of the customary law of the Albanians are: In the case of a death or blood revenge, it was forbidden exercising massacre by the author to the victim. The blood revenge is an aspect of a comprehensive juridical system, the customary law.


A mediator of the blood was that one, which himself endeavored in the house of the killing, he reconciled with the author. Verlag, Band I Shaip rated it it was amazing Mar 13, With the God peace movement of 11th Century, known as church movement, one has tried a pacification of certain persons to limit things, places as well as times with certain actions in relation to feud in order by the national peace to be replaced later.

The mediator had admission everywhere. Falja e Gjakutbut often the only resort is for men of age to stay in their homes, which are considered a safe refuge by the Kanuni, or flee the country.

leje If the house of the killing did not grant the village peace for the family of the author, the author with its house members had to remain enclosed, it kamuni a kind of house arrest, house prison.

In such a case, the heads and oldest one had to advise the case again, to treat it again. However if the promised killed the enemy before the period of the armistice ran off, then revenge for the hurt vow was incumbent on to take to the vow receiver i. New York University Press, p.