Lesson 6.2. Types of Extra-Territorial Criminal Jurisdiction

Note: This lesson should not be considered a comprehensive overview. It was used as a supplement to classes conducted in 2010.  In this lesson, we discussed the basis of criminal jurisdiction of a national court when offenses are committed in the country and abroad. These are: Territorial jurisdiction Jurisdiction based on nationality Passive Personality Principle Protective PrincipleContinue reading “Lesson 6.2. Types of Extra-Territorial Criminal Jurisdiction”