Process, Not Punishment: The Importance of Criminal Trials for Transitional and Transnational Justice
R. A. Duff
University of Minnesota Law School; University of Stirling - Department of Philosophy
January 29, 2014
Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-03
After sketching a normative account of domestic criminal trials as a process of calling an alleged wrongdoer to public account, I discuss the significant role that trials can play (independently of the substantive punishments that might or might not follow them) in the contexts of transitional justice and of international criminal justice.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 21
Keywords: trials, transitional justice, international criminal law
Date posted: January 31, 2014
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