Jurisdiction and Immunities in Sweden when Investigating and Prosecuting International Crimes

29 Pages Posted: 8 Oct 2020 Last revised: 23 Oct 2020

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Dennis Martinsson

Stockholm University - Faculty of Law

Mark Klamberg

Stockholm University - Faculty of Law

Date Written: October 5, 2020

Abstract

The article examines jurisdiction and immunities in Sweden when international crimes are investigated and prosecuted, including how prosecutions must be authorized by either the Government or the Prosecutor General.

This article is part of a volume on investigation and prosecution in Scandinavia of international crimes.

Keywords: Jurisdiction, immunities, authorization to prosecute, prosecutorial discretion

Suggested Citation

Martinsson, Dennis and Klamberg, Mark, Jurisdiction and Immunities in Sweden when Investigating and Prosecuting International Crimes (October 5, 2020). Faculty of Law, Stockholm University Research Paper No. 82, Scandinavian Studies in Law Vol. 66, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3705479

Dennis Martinsson

Stockholm University - Faculty of Law ( email )

S-106 91 Stockholm
SWEDEN

Mark Klamberg (Contact Author)

Stockholm University - Faculty of Law ( email )

S-106 91 Stockholm
Sweden
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