Pressure grows on criticized Swedish lay judge to step down

Pressure grows on criticized Swedish lay judge to step down

One of two lay judges who pushed to free a man in a controversial assault ruling first broken by The Local has stepped down.

Swedish assault case thrown out because man ‘seemed to come from a good family’

Swedish assault case thrown out because man ‘seemed to come from a good family’

Audit: ‘serious problems’ in Swedish legal system

Audit: ‘serious problems’ in Swedish legal system