THE RETURN OF THE SPANISH JURY

ABSTRACT: The new Spanish Jury Law (Ley del Tribunal del Jurado) foreseeing by article 125 of the democratic Constitution of 6 December 1978 was finally enacted by Organic Law 5/1995 of 22 May (partially amended by Organic Law 8/1995 of 16 November), after being constantly urged by the Spanish “Association For Trial by Jury” (Asociación pro-Jurado), with the backing of the Basque Parliamentary Group in the Spanish Congress. The history of the Spanish Jury starts with the liberal Constitution of Cadiz in 1812 under the influence of the French Constitution of Bayona of 1808, being present dur
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EXPERT SPANISH CRIMINAL LAWYER WITH HUGE NUMBER OF YEARS DEFENDING CASES OF DRUGS, EXTRADITIONS, EAW, MONEY LAUNDERING, MURDERS, FRAUDS AND GROSS PERSONAL INJURIES.