Seminar on "European Criminal Law Seminar: A Measure of Last Resort? Pre-Trial Detention Decision-Making in the EU" on 3 October, 14.30-18.00
Speakers include: Dr Maria Mousmouti, IALS; Libby McVeigh, Fair Trials. Professor Ed Cape, Univeristy of the West of England.Cihair: Professor John Spencer QC, Cambridge.
Fair Trials has for the last 2 years been coordinating research across 10 EU Member States examining the practice of judicial decision-making on pre-trial detention. You can find the report here and links to each of the country reports here . Commissioner Jourova has announced that action on pre-trial detention would be one of her priorities for the coming years. This seminar will also examine the interplay between pre-trial detention decision-making, prison conditions, and the EAW, particularly in light of the CJEU’s decision in Aranyosi.
Organised in association with the European Criminal Law Association (UK) and the Centre for European Constitutional Law - Themistocles & Dimitris Tsatsos Foundation
Bar Standards Board: 3 CPD hours.