Publication Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

11-1993

Abstract

A unique characteristic of prosecutorial discretion in Japan is the formal practice of suspension. From the later part of last century, public prosecutors were presented with the discretionary option of waiving or suspending prosecution dependent on certain conditions.

Discipline

Asian Studies | Criminal Law | Criminal Procedure

Research Areas

Law, Society and Governance

Publication

Current Issues in Criminal Justice

Volume

4

Issue

2

First Page

175

Last Page

178

ISSN

2206-9542

Publisher

University of Sydney, Institute of Criminology

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
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