Your search for Criminal procedure retrieved 31 results.
Judge Texting During Trial Created Appearance of Bias (September 10, 2015) by Jenny Gesley
On June 17, 2015, the German Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof, BGH) held that the private ...
Topic: Criminal procedure; Judges
Supreme Court Calls for Clear and Complete Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases (July 21, 2015) by Tariq Ahmad
On July 17, 2015, in the murder case of R. v. Rodgerson (2015 CSC 38, ...
Topic: Criminal procedure; Judiciary; Juries
New Legislation Against Public Corruption and Organized Crime (June 25, 2015) by Dante Figueroa
On June 14, 2015, new legislation fighting criminal conduct against the state, organized crime activities, and ...
Topic: Corporate income tax; Corruption; Crimes against property; Criminal code; Criminal procedure; Fraud and financial crimes; Government ethics and transparency
Cairo Court of Appeal Sentences Former President Morsi to Death (June 18, 2015) by George Sadek
On June 16, 2015, the Criminal Chamber of the Cairo Court of Appeal found former President ...
Topic: Capital punishment; Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure
Supreme Court Affirms Pre-Trial Detention of Julian Assange (June 15, 2015) by Luis Acosta
On May 11, 2015, the Swedish Supreme Court affirmed the Appeals Court decision to continue to ...
Topic: Civil code; Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure; Extradition; Sex offenses
Council of Ministers Approves New Amendment to Code of Criminal Procedure (February 25, 2015) by George Sadek
On February 18, 2015, the Council of Ministers of Egypt approved a draft law issued by ...
Topic: Criminal procedure; Judiciary; Witnesses
Bill to Amend Counterterrorism Law (February 13, 2015) by Issam Saliba
On January 26, 2015, the House of Deputies in Morocco approved a draft law that amends ...
Topic: Criminal code; Criminal procedure; Terrorism
Criminal Court Sentences Political Activist to Life Imprisonment (February 11, 2015) by George Sadek
The Criminal Court of Cairo, a chamber of the Cairo Court of Appeal, recently found political ...
Topic: Criminal procedure; Human rights and civil liberties
Mass Trial Results in Death Sentences for 183 Defendants (February 05, 2015) by Issam Saliba
The Felony Court of Giza, Egypt, headed by Judge Mohammed Naji Shehata, on February 2, 2015, ...
Topic: Capital punishment; Criminal code; Criminal procedure
Court of Cassation Accepted Petition from Al Jazeera Journalists (January 08, 2015) by George Sadek
On January 1, 2015, the Court of Cassation, the highest judicial body in the Egyptian court ...
Topic: Criminal procedure; Freedom of the press
Appellate Court Rules Federal Law Allows Discovery in Foreign Criminal Investigations (December 31, 2014) by Andrew Winston
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has ruled that federal law permits a ...
Topic: Criminal procedure; Judiciary
Jurisdiction: United States
Reform of Code of Criminal Procedure (December 16, 2014) by Graciela Rodriguez-Ferrand
On December, 4, 2014, a proposal to reform the Code of Criminal Procedure, submitted to the ...
Topic: Criminal procedure
Parliament Considering Security Laws Amendment Legislation (December 16, 2014) by Hanibal Goitom
Kenya's Parliament is considering passage of the Security Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2014, which would amend over ...
Topic: Asylum; Criminal procedure; National security; Terrorism; Weapons
Criminal Court Drops Charges Against Mubarak (December 10, 2014) by George Sadek
On November 29, 2014, the Cairo Court of Appeal dismissed all charges against former President Hosni ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure
Provisions on Parole of Convicted Murderers (November 06, 2014) by Ruth Levush
On November 4, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) Plenum approved the second and third reading of ...
Topic: Criminal procedure; Homicide
Release of Prisoners Based on State or Security Reasons (October 23, 2014) by Ruth Levush
On July 29, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Government Law (Amendment No. 9), 5774-2014 ...
Topic: Criminal procedure; Terrorism; War crimes
Charges Laid Following Major Counterterrorism Operation in Sydney (September 24, 2014) by Kelly Buchanan
On September 18, 2014, more than 800 police officers from the Australian Federal Police (AFP) ...
Topic: Criminal procedure; Terrorism
Supreme Court Strikes Down Sentence by Lay Judges (September 04, 2014) by Sayuri Umeda
On July 24, 2014, the Supreme Court of Japan rendered a controversial decision on sentencing in ...
Topic: Criminal procedure; Sentencing
Major Reform of Penal Code (September 02, 2014) by Nicolas Boring
An important reform of the French Penal Code was signed into law on August 15, 2014. ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Criminal code; Criminal procedure; Sentencing
Right to Information of Persons Subject to Imprisonment (August 14, 2014) by Dante Figueroa
Italy's Legislative Decree No. 101 of 2014, which enters into effect on August 16, 2014, implements ...
Topic: Correctional facilities and imprisonment; Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure
Last updated: September 10, 2015