Sovereignty, Legitimacy, and Fundamental Rights as Limitations to Criminalization Power of the State

MIZAN LAW REVIEW, Vol. 12, No.1 September 2018

38 Pages Posted: 5 Aug 2019

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Simeneh K Assefa

Addis Ababa University - School of Law

Date Written: September 15, 2018

Abstract

This article uses the doctrines of sovereignty, legitimacy state coercive power and fundamental rights as effective limitations to criminalization power of the state. It makes a theoretical discussion on those subjects including contemporary theories. It reviews interpretive methods of the bill of rights.

JEL Classification: K

Suggested Citation

Assefa, Simeneh K., Sovereignty, Legitimacy, and Fundamental Rights as Limitations to Criminalization Power of the State (September 15, 2018). MIZAN LAW REVIEW, Vol. 12, No.1 September 2018. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3404642

Simeneh K. Assefa (Contact Author)

Addis Ababa University - School of Law ( email )

Addis Ababa
Ethiopia

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