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Defense Counsel in Criminal Appeal Proceedings

Author(s): Ivan Šimovček
Subject(s): Law, Constitution, Jurisprudence
Published by: Právnická fakulta Univerzity Palackého v Olomouci
Keywords: Criminal proceedings remedies; remedies; defense attorney; criminal revision decisions

Summary/Abstract: The paper is focused on the issue of the role of defense counsel in criminal appeal proceedings. Repair option in criminal matters is regarded as an essential attribute of a fair criminal trial. On appeal proceedings is closely involved in criminal defense counsel of the accused, who in his behalf by a variety of procedural measures intended to remedy the erroneous decisions of law enforcement and criminal courts. Activity lawyer accused in appeal proceedings are subject to the basic procedural rights of the accused to a fair hearing professional and quality essential prerequisite for achieving the objectives of fair criminal proceedings, which is issuing decisions that would leave no doubt. In some species the correction procedure is the role of defense counsel of the accused liable and therefore irreplaceable.

  • Issue Year: 8/2013
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 7-15
  • Page Count: 9
  • Language: Slovak