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Experts' Meeting on Minimum Standards in pre-trial detention, Monday 9 February 2009

Please click here for the report of the meeting.

An introductory Summary of the study: 'An analysis of minimum standards in pre-trial detention and the grounds for regular review in the Member States of the EU' (JLS/D3/2007/01).
This is a preliminary report, the Research Group of the University of Tilburg declines any responsibility for the content of the reports as presented on our website. The definite report will be published on the website of the European Commission in July.

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By clicking on a 'county name' you will find a list with an analysis per country and more relevant documents. The documents are available in pdf.

Austria
Belgium
Bulgaria
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Finland
France
Germany
Greece
Hungary
Ireland
Italy
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Malta
Netherlands
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
United Kingdom

Agenda
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Discussion Paper
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Report of the Meeting of Experts on minimum standards in pre-trial detention procedures,
Brussels Friday 9 June 2006
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Discussion paper of the Meeting of Experts on minimum standards in pre-trial detention procedures,
Brussels Friday 9 June 2006
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A draft introductory summary of the study  'An analysis of minimum standards in pre-trial detention and the grounds for regular review in the Member States of the Eu'- JLS/D3/2007/01
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