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THE PROBLEM OF JUSTIFICATION OF CRIMINAL STATUTES OF LIMITATIONS (67)

Author: Skirmantas BIKELIS
Topic category: Criminal Law

The article discusses different theoretical backgrounds for the statutes of limitations and also peculiarities of legal regulation that result from these backgrounds. Special attention is payed to the theory of “Reform of Perpetrators Personality” that prevails in Lithuanian doctrine of the criminal law at the present time.