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August 2011 - Crime. Legal Developments by Mori Hamada & Matsumoto.

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The Minister for Justice, Alan Shatter (β€œthe Minister”), has published the Criminal Justice Bill 2011 (β€œthe Bill”). The main purpose of the Bill is stated to beβ€œβ€¦to amend the criminal law to improve certain procedural matters and strengthen Garda investigative powers. The intention is that such improvements will assist in reducing the delays associated with the investigation and prosecution of complex crime, in particular white collar crime.”


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