La Conspiracy negli Ordinamenti di Common Law, Parte 1 (Conspiracy in Common Law Legal Systems, Part 1)

La Giustizia Penale, 2006

9 Pages Posted: 11 Dec 2013 Last revised: 1 Mar 2019

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Costantino Grasso

Manchester Metropolitan University

Date Written: April 15, 2006

Abstract

Il presente articolo rappresenta la prima parte di un lavoro avente ad oggetto l'analisi dettagliata del reato di conspiracy come previsto dalla common law. In particolare, questo primo articolo offre una ricostruzione storica della fattispecie penale e della dottrina di Hawkins, la quale è analizzata da un punto di vista critico. Inoltre, in questa parte del lavoro l'autore valuta la compatibilità della stessa struttura della fattispecie con le garanzie proprie del giusto processo.

This paper represents the first part of a work that thoroughly analyses the common law offence of conspiracy. In particular, this first paper focuses on the historical evolution of the offence and the doctrine of Hawkins, which is analysed also from a critical point of view. Moreover, in this part of the work the author investigates the compatibility of the very structure of the offence with the due process requirements.

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Keywords: Conspiracy, Hawkins, agreement to commit a crime, conspirators

Suggested Citation

Grasso, Costantino, La Conspiracy negli Ordinamenti di Common Law, Parte 1 (Conspiracy in Common Law Legal Systems, Part 1) (April 15, 2006). La Giustizia Penale, 2006, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2366084

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