The European Chief Prosecutor

The appointment The prospects of the European Public Prosecutor’s Office (EPPO) being operational before the end of 2020 were significantly advanced last week when the … Read more

European Arrest Warrant

Basic principles The European arrest warrant (EAW) is an instrument for the surrender of a person from one EU Member to another for the purpose … Read more

Brexit and EU Criminal Law

Police and judicial cooperation with the EU in criminal matters did not feature in the mainstream media coverage of the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement. The misleading … Read more


In a unanimous five judge decision in Shine v India, the Supreme Court of India overturned precedent to declare unconstitutional the colonial era offence of … Read more