Criminal Procedure Law

Course Code :1100RECSPR
Study domain:Law
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:35
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Joachim Meese

3. Course contents *

The course consists of different topics. First of all, students will be introduced to the main principles, the basic structure and the general rules of the judicial organization and criminal procedure as such.

Subsequently, the course will explore the different topics in criminal procedure law. For example, the rules related to public and civil actions, the pre-trial phase (judicial investigation, police inquiries) and the trial itself (competence of court, submission of a case to the court, argumentation).