Originally Posted by Kumabjorn
It is actually still that way in Sweden, but the requirements for showing good faith are a lot stricter than they used to be. If you bought something for half the re-sale value you were still within the confines of good faith, these days, not so much. If you're the victim you will obviously be recompensated by your insurance company.
Well, good faith is not enough if the original owner lost the thing through theft or robbery. See 1986:796 paragraph 3.