Child as a Witness

Legal Interview: AMICUL Solution to Avoid Child Revictimization

The article, written by Natalia Dinu, presents the measures introduced by "Amicul" Center in Chisinau to help child witnesses to give their best evidence in court. The new solution bases on the assumption that a child victim can be repeatedly traumatized in the process of evidence collection by the representatives of law enforcement agencies ad therefore should be interviewed by specialized psychologists in a safe environment.

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Expertise: Legal regulations and practices in cases of crimes against children in Lithuania

This expertise gives a picture of Lithuanian legal regulations regarding cases of crimes against children. Besides providing a data about legal standards, this study presents all the practices protecting children giving a testimony in court.

Expertise: On guaranteeing the rights of the minor in a criminal procedure in Latvia

This expertise presents legal regulations regarding cases of child abuse and the standards of protecting children involved in criminal procedures in Latvia.