Habeas Corpus

Habeas corpus ( (listen); Medieval Latin meaning "[we, a Court, command] that you have the body [of the detainee brought before us]") is a recourse in law through which a person can report an unlawful detention or imprisonment to a court and request that the court order the custodian of the person, usually a prison official, to bring the prisoner to court, to determine whether the detention is lawful.The writ of habeas corpus is known as the "great and efficacious writ in all manner of illegal confinement". It is a summons with the force of a court order; it is …



Centre for Brexit Policy · 20 November 2023

An appellant sought to appeal to the Supreme Court that evening and the next day a three- judge panel headed by the President of the Court refused permission to appeal, …

the explicit requirement in Article 5(4) for habeas corpus in front of a judge with a requirement merely Convention rights to their historical origin in habeas corpus or other long standing rights and freedoms recognised

CREW: Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington · 14 November 2023 English

To name only a few, they include standing, the textual interpretation of the Fourteenth Amendment, the self-executing nature of the Fourteenth Amendment, application of First Amendment speech standards, the nature …

Section 9, for example, allows the suspension of habeas corpus “in Cases of Rebellion or Invasion,” but does

FGV: Fundação Getulio Vargas · 1 November 2023 Portuguese

Confirmada a hipótese posta à prova, foram formuladas, de lege lata e de lege ferenda, propostas de operação de dosimetria da pena com o objetivo concomitante de redução da discricionariedade …

PUBLIC 20-10-2016) (grifei) E também do C.STJ: HABEAS CORPUS IMPETRADO EM SUBSTITUIÇÃO AO RECURSO PREVISTO NA PRODUÇÃO DOS LAUDOS. NÃO OCORRÊNCIA. 7. HABEAS CORPUS NÃO 0007413-95.2014.8.26.0318 - lauda 2 Este parágrafo único, do mesmo Diploma. (...) 7. Habeas corpus não conhecido, revogando-se a liminar. (HC 252 penal (TJSP – 7ª Câmara de Direito Criminal – Habeas Corpus Criminal n. 2257842-55.2019.8.26.0000, da 3ª

UNDP: United Nations Development Programme · 25 October 2023 English

Protecting Human Rights in Constitutions is a guidebook that delivers practical and accessible advice for securing human rights in constitutions. It identifies the rights one would expect to find in …

detention can be challenged. It is called habeas corpus. As discussed in Part A, over time the category

The Constitution Society · 20 October 2023 English

To form a basis for its work, in the absence of a codified constitution for the UK, the UKCMG has identified a set of 20 general and desirable guiding principles …

although this does not remove the writ of habeas corpus. In addition, the Bill includes a partial ouster

CISSM: Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland · 15 October 2023 English

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threat from terrorism. Regarding the issue of habeas corpus and “preventive detention,” Secretary of State objective of eliminating terrorism right of habeas corpus is suspended, suspects and political violence

UNAMA: United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan · 11 October 2023 English

Notwithstanding the aforementioned body of documented violations, UNAMA considers that the extent of torture and other forms of ill-treatment of individuals in custody is widely under-reported, such that the figures …

challenge the legality of detention before a court (habeas corpus) (ICCPR, art. 9(3) and (4); Body of principles article 7(13) to a judicial review of detention (habeas corpus), and article 7(14) to have free and confidential

AAN_AF: Afghanistan Analysts Network · 5 October 2023 English

In two of these cases, the interpretations of the law and the Byzantine way Board recognised that the allegations against the US governments, courts and military review boards men were …

redacted; names and other information writ of habeas corpus and decide not to apply were blacked out. 63 criminal courts or weigh evidence to 2004 over habeas corpus (Rasul v. Bush). One of a criminal standard ‘Redacted List of Hearings, CRST: the Modern Habeas Corpus? An Analysis Detainees Held at Bagram Air Base’ allegations were simply consider… an application for… habeas corpus filed asserted, rather than being backed up representative,” the non-legal for federal habeas corpus review and that the military officer assigned

MP-IDSA: Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses · 3 October 2023 English

police in the Kumkadi area in the Machal On 19 September 2023, the LeT commander Uzair Khan and an associate sector. [...] The one Pakistan-made reports suggest that between 12 …

activists are facing severe threats, denied his habeas corpus writ, paving the way for harassment, and violence

ILO: International Labour Organisation · 3 October 2023 English


2021 resulted in the suspension of access to habeas corpus, which is crucial for persons in pre-trial detention International Commission of Jurists (ICJ), Handbook on Habeas Corpus in Myanmar, 2016, p. 21. The Supreme Court issued on 15 February 2021 suspending the writ of habeas corpus under Article 296(b) of the 2008 Constitution org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Myanmar-Handbook-on-Habeas-Corpus-Publications-Reports-thematic-reports-2016-ENG the military has also suspended access to habeas corpus, as a result of which thousands of people are

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