The Use of Illegally Gathered Evidence in the Dutch Criminal Trial

18 Pages Posted: 17 Jul 2010  

Matthias J. Borgers

VU University Amsterdam

Lonneke Stevens

VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law

Date Written: July 15, 2010

Abstract

This report, written for the the XVIIIth International Congress of Comparative Law, gives an overview of the way in which the Dutch law of criminal procedure deals with illegally gathered evidence, in particular when the suspect’s right to privacy or right to voluntary statement is violated.

Keywords: criminal procedure, evidence

JEL Classification: K14

Suggested Citation

Borgers, Matthias J. and Stevens, Lonneke, The Use of Illegally Gathered Evidence in the Dutch Criminal Trial (July 15, 2010). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1640487 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1640487

Matthias J. Borgers (Contact Author)

VU University Amsterdam ( email )

De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV Amsterdam
Netherlands

Lonneke Stevens

VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law ( email )

De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV Amsterdam
Netherlands

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