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Name: Criminal Procedure Code (Legislative Decree No: 1 of 1 June 1963).
Country: Somalia
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1963-06-01
Entry into force:
ISN: SOM-1963-L-91560
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line http://www.somalilandlaw.com, Somaliland Law, Republic of Somaliland PDF of Book 1 PDF of Book 1 (consulted on 2012-11-16)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line http://www.somalilandlaw.com, Somaliland Law, Republic of Somaliland PDF of Book 2 PDF of Book 2 (consulted on 2012-11-16)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line http://www.somalilandlaw.com, Somaliland Law, Republic of Somaliland PDF of Book 3 PDF of Book 3 (consulted on 2012-11-16)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line http://www.somalilandlaw.com, Somaliland Law, Republic of Somaliland PDF of Book 4 PDF of Book 4 (consulted on 2012-11-16)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line http://www.somalilandlaw.com, Somaliland Law, Republic of Somaliland PDF of Book 5 PDF of Book 5 (consulted on 2012-11-16)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line http://www.somalilandlaw.com, Somaliland Law, Republic of Somaliland PDF of Decree No. 1 of 1963 PDF of Decree No. 1 of 1963 (consulted on 2012-11-16)
Abstract/Citation: The Criminal Procedure Code (which consists of 288 Articles) includes concepts which are found in common law countries, such as the presumption of innocence, the onus and burden of proof, the writ of haebus corpus and rules of evidence.

The Code still applies, with some exceptions, to Somaliland.
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