The Case of Death Penalty – A Hypothetical Perspective from German Constitutional Law

The Case of Death Penalty – A Hypothetical Perspective from German Constitutional Law

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Highlighting the European tradition of providing special protection against amendments of basic principles of the Constitution, I will dwell upon the application and interpretation of that tradition in the German Constitution with a view to help in the understanding of the basic structure doctrine of the Indian Constitution.

Cite as: Helmut Goerlich, The Case of Death Penalty – A Hypothetical Perspective from German Constitutional Law, 1 NUJS L. Rev. 397 (2008)