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Benedikt, Edmund#

b. Vienna, June 10, 1851, d. Vienna, Feb. 1, 1929, noteworthy writer of legal treatises and lawyer; instrumental in the reform of Austrian penal law and criminal procedure; pioneered comparative studies of legal systems; 1890-1904 publisher of the "Law Periodical"; liberal politician, member of Vienna Municipal Council and the Lower Austrian Landtag.