Professor Gerry Maher Appointed National Expert for Scotland

Professor Gerry Maher has been appointed the national expert for Scotland as part of a project for compiling factsheets on the rights of the accused.

Professor Gerry Maher has been appointed the national expert for Scotland as part of a project for compiling factsheets on the rights of the accused.

The project, which is funded by the European Commission, aims to draw up national factsheets listing in an exhaustive way the rights available to defendants in the framework of criminal proceedings, for each of the EU Member States.

The work is being undertaken for the Commission by the CCBE (Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe) and is expected to last for three years

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