World's Models of Legal Aid for Criminal Cases: What Can Russia Borrow?

Category: Book
Uploaded: 30 May 2012
Tags: russia, legal aid

Elena Burmitskaya, Lambert Academic Publishing

What are the main objectives and priorities for reforming the Russian system of state-funded criminal legal aid, and can the best international models in this field be adapted for Russia? This English language book--available here in an abbreviated form--provides an analysis of various models of state-funded criminal legal aid around the world and identifies best practices for application in the Russian context.