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Name: Law No. 2/2009 on Protection of Witnesses.
Country: Timor-Leste
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2009-05-06
Entry into force:
ISN: TLS-2009-L-89751
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line United Nations Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste (UNMIT) PDF PDF (consulted on 2014-02-04)
Abstract/Citation: Article 1(1): This law regulates the application of measures for the protection of witnesses, in civil or criminal proceedings, when their lives, physical or psychological integrity, freedom or assets of considerable value are jeopardised due to their contributing to ascertaining the proof of facts or to the discovery of the truth which constitute the object of the proceedings.

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