According to the request by the Supreme Court, the case law on the qualification of serious personal injury offence and its connection with other criminal offences is summarized.

Summary includes selection of systematized case law of all courts regarding the application of sections 125, 127 to 129, 131 and 132 of the Criminal Law. The summary is prepared on the proposal of the Department of Criminal Cases, and is accompanied by a summary of the meeting of the Department's judges, as well as conclusions and recommendations.

The summary of case-law was prepared by Valentija Liholaja, Professor of the University of Latvia.

Summary "Issues regarding the case-law on the qualification of serious personal injury offence (Sections 125, 127 - 129, 131, 132  of the Criminal Law) and its connection with other criminal offences" is available on the webpage of the Supreme Court www.at.gov.lv, section  Judicature/Compilations of court decisions/Criminal law

 

Information prepared by

Rasma Zvejniece, the Head of the Division of Communication of the Supreme Court

E-mail: rasma.zvejniece@at.gov.lv, telephone: +371 67020396, +371 28652211