Judging the Charter

The Charter in judicial practise with a special focus on the case of protection of refugees and asylum seekers

Actiones - Handbook Module 7 Criminal Law


Handbook developed within the EU co-funded project Active Charter Training Through Interaction of National Experiences (ACTIONES)

The relevance of Charter rights in the area of criminal law is adressed in Module 7 of the Actiones Handbook series. It provides

  • a general overview on the development of EU Criminal Law and its influence upon national criminal law.
  • case law from the CJEU and national courts on issues concerning harmonising measures built on mutual trust and mutual recognition
  • examples of interaction between criminal law and other fields of law.