Seminar – Criminal procedure code of Montenegro and the German Experience

Seminar – Criminal procedure code of Montenegro and the German Experience

The Legal Center has organized, with the support of the German Foundation for International Legal Cooperation (IRZ), a seminar entitled “Criminal procedure code of Montenegro and the German Experience” held on June 23 2010.

Speakers at the seminar were: Michael Schwarz – Senior Prosecutor in the Dusseldorf Prosecutor’s Office who spoke on the topic – New Criminal procedure Code of Montenegro, observation based on German experience in criminal proceedings; Petar Stojanović – Judge of the Supreme Court of Montenegro who gave a speech on the topic –evidence collecting procedures in preliminary enquiries and investigation: secret surveillance measures in criminal procedure, application of photographs and audio-visual recordings as evidence; Veljko Rutović – Deputy Senior Prosecutor in Podgorica who presented the topic -Reform of criminal legislation and the most important novelties in the Criminal procedure code of Montenegro.

The seminar gathered representatives of the Montenegrin judiciary, prosecutor’s office and other judicial institutions.