Sweden scraps controversial indefinite detentions for crime suspects

Sweden scraps controversial indefinite detentions for crime suspects

Indefinite detentions are coming to an end this summer after the Swedish parliament voted for time-limited detentions.

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Five things to know about Sweden’s new digital surveillance law

Sweden plans to scrap controversial indefinite detentions for crime suspects

Sweden plans to scrap controversial indefinite detentions for crime suspects

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How does Sweden’s criminal justice system work?

‘Negligent rape’: Has Sweden’s sexual consent law led to change?

‘Negligent rape’: Has Sweden’s sexual consent law led to change?

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Mail could soon take twice as long to be delivered in Sweden

Mail could soon take twice as long to be delivered in Sweden

Why Sweden could change its pre-trial detention laws

Why Sweden could change its pre-trial detention laws

Sweden has similar law to shamed Danish bill

Sweden has similar law to shamed Danish bill

Sweden is third least corrupt place on planet

Sweden is third least corrupt place on planet

Swedish law to include crimes against humanity

Swedish law to include crimes against humanity

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Pizza baker in Olympic row

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When’s a computer not a computer?

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Couple ‘will divorce’ if son can’t take mother’s name

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Forbidden names: identity and the law

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Unheard cases pile up in Swedish courts

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Swedish justice: A matter of interpretation

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Swedish rape stats rise

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Swedes feel the need for speed

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Judge wrote anti-immigrant letters to Prime Minister

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More trials called off due to no-show suspects

Can they stop me renting out my flat?

Can they stop me renting out my flat?

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Police caught by speed cameras: ‘All equal before the law’

Prosecutors under increasing threat: study

Prosecutors under increasing threat: study

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Swedish becomes official ‘main language’

Stockholm reported for using too much English

Stockholm reported for using too much English

Government reported for English email use

Government reported for English email use

Playing with fire lands 11-year-old with million kronor debt

Playing with fire lands 11-year-old with million kronor debt

Universities quizzed over English requirement

Universities quizzed over English requirement

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EU slams Sweden over Spanish name refusal

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Centre-right pushes for web sex pic clampdown

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Firm sues Sweden over dislodged Muslim lawyer

Moderates pledge to uphold job security law

Moderates pledge to uphold job security law

Sale of old stuffed bird goes to Supreme Court

Sale of old stuffed bird goes to Supreme Court

Interpreter loses license for poor Swedish skills

Interpreter loses license for poor Swedish skills

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Sweden tops global rule of law ranking

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Swedish site urges people to talk about sex

Swedish watchdog slams home builder contracts

Swedish watchdog slams home builder contracts

Sweden unveils tougher penalties for buying sex

Sweden unveils tougher penalties for buying sex

Partner of over 40 years denied space in family grave

Partner of over 40 years denied space in family grave

Sweden enforces new litter laws

Sweden enforces new litter laws

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Sweden’s stalking ban takes effect

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‘Suspects can claim they were drunk and go free’

Audit: ‘serious problems’ in Swedish legal system

Audit: ‘serious problems’ in Swedish legal system

Convicted lay judges found working in Sweden

Convicted lay judges found working in Sweden

Huge rise in Swedish rape acquittals: study

Huge rise in Swedish rape acquittals: study

Sweden looks to beef up child sex abuse laws

Sweden looks to beef up child sex abuse laws

Swedes set for slew of new laws in 2013

Swedes set for slew of new laws in 2013

Government set to ban ‘secret photography’

Government set to ban ‘secret photography’

Sweden extends Finnish-language rights

Sweden extends Finnish-language rights

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Lenient drug sentences worry Swedish police

Criminals more prone to crash their motorcycles

Criminals more prone to crash their motorcycles