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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

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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

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Date posted: January 31, 2014  

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Duff, R. A., Process, Not Punishment: The Importance of Criminal Trials for Transitional and Transnational Justice (January 29, 2014). Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-03. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2387601 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2387601

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Robyn Antony Duff (Contact Author)
University of Minnesota Law School ( email )
229 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States
University of Stirling - Department of Philosophy ( email )
Stirling, Scotland FK9 4LA
United Kingdom
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