International Criminal Law Roundup – Q2 2019

MET WAR CRIMES UNIT INVESTIGATES RWANDA GENOCIDE SUSPECTS LIVING IN UK Prompted by using a query from Andrew Mitchell MP, on 8 April 2019, Nick Hurd MP confirmed that following the selection no longer to extradite to Rwanda men and women suspected of involvement inside the 1994 genocide against the Tutsis, that 5 humans dwelling […]

NY district attorneys protest the loss of funding for criminal justice reform

The head of the District Attorneys Association of New York slammed Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the Legislature for leaving prosecutors inside the lurch — pronouncing they permitted an overhaul of criminal justice legal guidelines without offering adequate investment. Albany accredited new laws this 12 months that end coins bail for 90% of low-stage crimes, reduce […]

Criminal justice machine & young girls/girls

Our visitor column is by way of disability rights activist Shampa Sengupta, who takes an intensive look at why, in spite of ok laws, the criminal justice machine repeatedly fails girls and women with disabilities. Indian laws, specifically the Juvenile Justice (JJ) Act and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act have separate sections […]

New Era for the Rights of the Defendant?

On June eleven, 2019, the Hellenic Republic published inside the Government Gazette legal guidelines 4619 and 4620 that ratified respectively the brand new Criminal Code and Criminal Procedure Code. The provisions of these two new legal guidelines apply for all criminal court docket complaints starting July 1, 2019. There are many adjustments that create a […]

Rape case sparks debate on the age of crook legal responsibility

Three 14-year-olds and two 12-12 months-olds are the main suspects related to the rape of a female within the city of Mülheim. The case has sparked a debate about while kids should be held criminally responsible in Germany. On Monday, prosecutors in Germany’s Ruhr place introduced that they had been preserving a 14-yr-old in custody […]

District Attorneys Use Twin Groups To Push Criminal Justice Policies

The meeting room is like so many others in Oklahoma, with a standard convention desk, overhead projector and wall map. Attendees change small communicate and take hold of coffee from the back of the room. There’s a name to order, roll call and introductions. And then the District Attorneys Council, a country agency, receives right […]

Parliamentary panel asks Delhi Police to pursue crook case

A parliamentary panel searching into the issue of alleged surveillance of mobile telephones of senior BJP chief Arun Jaitley in 2013 stated on July nine that unauthorized collection of call statistics of MPs quantities to breach of privilege if it hinders their functioning. The Rajya Sabha Committee on privileges additionally directed the Delhi Police to […]

India: Cyber Theft – A Serious Concern In India

Cybercrime is one of the most critical troubles confronted by international locations throughout the globe in recent times. It includes unauthorized get admission to of records and wreck safety like privateness, password, and so forth. Of any person with the usage of internet. Cyber robbery is part of cybercrime this means that robbery done by […]