Essays about: "criminal law"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 257 essays containing the words criminal law.

  1. 1. The European Arrest Warrant: A Threat to Human Rights? The theoretical imperfections of the EAW Framework Decision and their implications in practice

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Natascha Beck Hansen; [2022-01-28]
    Keywords : European Arrest Warrant; Human Rights; Rule of Law; Mutual trust; Proportionality;

    Abstract : In the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks the EU adopted the Framework Decision on the European Arrest Warrant in 2002 amid concerns that the previous lengthy extradition procedure was unable to efficiently tackle these serious cross-border crimes that were rising. Regularly being referred to as the ‘cornerstone’ of judicial cooperation, the EAW is the first and most successful instrument applying the internal market concept of mutual recognition to the field of criminal law. READ MORE

  2. 2. Corporate impunity and the ‘accountability gap’ in Sub-Saharan Africa: is the successful prosecution of corporate involvement in atrocity crimes within reach?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten; Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Joseph Keogh; [2022]
    Keywords : International criminal law; corporate criminal liability; transnational corporations; atrocity crime; corporate impunity; Africa; Global North; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Although transnational corporations (hereinafter TNCs) often far outmatch States in terms of resources and influence over the direction of the world economy, they are generally unaccounted for when operating outside the territories in which they are incorporated (hereinafter ‘home States’). This thesis will look specifically at those TNCs that rely on natural resource extraction as their main source of profit. READ MORE

  3. 3. Soviet intelligence in Stockholm during World War II: A social network analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Björn Lundberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Social network theory; social network analysis; Venona; KGB; NetDraw; Usinet; World War two; Intelligence; dark networks; criminal networks; Mercyhurst College; National security agency; NSA; cables; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In this thesis social network analysis is applied on the Venona project KGB cables between Stockholm and Moscow during the World War two. The method is quantitative where words are extracted according to two different coding sheets and structured in tables. Software is then used for calculations and visualization. READ MORE

  4. 4. To err is human; but to drive, or not to drive, that, is the question

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Gustav Juhlin; [2022]
    Keywords : AI; Self-Driving; Automated Vehicles; Vehicles; Cars; Automated traffic; Artificial Intelligence; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Allteftersom stora framsteg görs i datorernas värld och inom artificiell intelligens ser samhället en allt större implementering av artificiell intelligence-teknologi i människors vardag. En sådan implementering är autonoma, självkörande, fordon. READ MORE

  5. 5. Criminal Complicity or Business as Usual: A Study on Mens Rea Requirements for Corporate Complicity in War Crimes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Amanda Idborg; [2022]
    Keywords : International Criminal Law; Corporate Complicity; Mens Rea; War Crimes.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the levels of mens rea required for corporate actors to be held liable for complicity in war crimes committed by States in non- international armed conflicts. The notion that corporations acting in conflict- torn areas can affect negatively upon the state of conflicts and in some cases even contribute to the commission of war crimes by other actors is becoming increasingly accepted. READ MORE