The Internationalisation of Criminal Evidence

Beyond the Common Law and Civil Law Traditions

; Sarah J. Summers

An examination of international attempts to develop common principles for regulating criminal evidence across different legal traditions. Les mer
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An examination of international attempts to develop common principles for regulating criminal evidence across different legal traditions.

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Innholdsfortegnelse

1. Evidence across traditions; 2. The common law tradition; 3. The civil law tradition; 4. Criminal evidence law and the international human rights context; 5. Evidence in the international criminal tribunals; 6. Fair trials and the use of improperly obtained evidence; 7. The presumption of innocence; 8. Silence and the privilege against self-incrimination; 9. Defence participation; 10. Confrontation and cross-examination; 11. Conclusion: towards a theory of evidentiary defence rights.

Om forfatteren

John Jackson is a barrister at law and Dean and Professor of Criminal Law at the School of Law, University College Dublin. Sarah Summers is currently Oberassistentin in criminal law and criminal procedure at the Law School in the University of Zurich, Switzerland, and a researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Law, Freiburg in Breisgau, Germany.