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Constitutional issues of the European Arrest Warrant
Elspeth Guild & Luisa Marin
Pages: 308 pages
Shipping Weight: 650 gram
Published: 07-2009
Publisher: WLP
Language: US
ISBN (softcover) : 9789058504456

Product Description

This book is essential reading or anyone interested in the issues arising from the EU’s European Arrest Warrant, its ‘flagship ’ instrument implementing the principle of mutualrecognition in criminal law, as it examines in depth the basic principles and institutional context of the European Arrest Warrant, as well as its often-troubled implementation into MemberStates’ national law.
Steve Peers, Professor, School of Law, University of Essex

The book is also recommended to those interested in the development of the law and politics of EU criminal justice and its relationship with EU and national constitutional law.
Dr Valsamis Mitsilegas, Reader in Law, Queen Mary, University of London

This book is an important addition to the growing literature on the European Arrest Warrant. It contains detailed and insightful contributions by key experts in the field,coming from academia, EU policy and legal practice. The book contains a number of valuable, up-to-date chapters on the implementation of the European Arrest Warrant Framework Decision in Member States. In this context, it is essential reading for both academics and practitioners dealing with the constitutional implications of the European Arrest Warrant in particular and mutual recognition in criminal matters in the EU more generally.

Reviews of the book
Review by Oreste Pollicino and Graziella Romeo in the European Law Review (2010) 35 E.L. Rev. December)