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NCJ Number: 31407 Find in a Library
Title: FREEDOM OF CONSCIENCE AND PENAL LAW
Author(s): H MUELLER-DIETZ
Corporate Author: Landhausstrasse 18
Institute for Scientific Co-Operation
Germany (Unified)
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 18
Sponsoring Agency: Landhausstrasse 18
Tuebingen, Germany United
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: West Germany (Former)
Annotation: REVIEW OF DECISIONS OF THE WEST GERMAN COURTS IN CASES IN WHICH THE OFFENSE WAS COMMITTED BY A PERSON ACTING ACCORDING TO THE DICTATES OF HIS CONSCIENCE.
Abstract: THE CASES INCLUDE MERCY KILLING, CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTORS, REFUSAL OF MEDICAL TREATMENT FOR RELIGIOUS REASONS, AND CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE.
Index Term(s): Constitutional Rights/Civil Liberties; Germany; Judicial decisions; Right to Due Process; Rights of the accused
Note: LAW AND STATE - A BIANNUAL COLLECTION OF RECENT GERMAN CONTRIBUTIONS TO THESE FIELDS, V 11 - SEPARATE PRINT
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