Swedish piracy case and judge’s impartiality

Justice must be seen as well as be done. A traditional ECHR principle stemming out of a English common law culture of impartiality which Sweden may well have forgotten in this case. A real shame when one thinks of the controversy around the justifications of piracy.

Swedish Appeals Court Denies Pirate Bay Retrial — Says No Bias By Judge(TechDirt, 25 June 2009)

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About Audrey Guinchard

Senior Lecturer @ University of Essex (UK)
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