About the research
The research is in the field of criminal law, on the application of the European Court of Human Rights of Article 4 of Protocol no. 7, e.g. the ne bis idem rule of the of European Convention on Human Rights. The application of the rule in other court systems is also viewed, f.ex. in European law and American/U.S. law.
Research conclusions were published in december 2011 by Codex publishing, see here. (http://www.bc.is/?c=webpage&id=146)
Róbert R. Spanó, professor and dean of the Law Faculty is project leader.
The research project was financed with a grant from the Research fund of Úlfljótur.