Areas of research interest: the general part of criminal law, criminal procedure,
international criminal law, European criminal law, public international law, Swedish law. 

Current research projects at Lund University: 

1. A volume on Swedish criminal law and criminal procedure, as part of the Criminal Law
series of International Encyclopaedia of Law published by Kluwer Law International. 

2. A book (in Swedish) with working title "Straffrättens internationella dimension i
ett svenskt perspektiv", which looks at the international dimension of criminal law
in a Swedish perspective. It deals with Swedish criminal legislation and jurisdiction
with a foreign element, international and transnational crimes, international courts,
international cooperation in criminal matters and European Union criminal law and
cooperation in criminal matters. 

3. The issue of complicity in crime. The study will draw upon the lesson from
international criminal law and examine whether the doctrine developed in the
international field can be applied in domestic criminal law. 

4. Res judicata. The project will look at the concept of finality of different judicial
decisions (judgments, dismissals, interim decisions etc.) in a number of legal fields,
but with the main focus on the area of criminal law. 

5. A textbook (in Swedish) on criminal procedure with the working title
"Straffrättskipning", to be published by Norstedts Juridik 2015. 

Works in English

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Prohibition in Swedish Law of the Purchase of Sexual Service (2013)

Prostitution has never been a criminal offence under Swedish law. However, the purchase of sexual...

 

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Decision on Application under Rule 103, Situation in Darfur, Case no ICC-02/05, Pre-Trial Chamber I, 4 February 2009 (2012)

This is an unedited draft of a contribution to be published in Annotated Leading Cases...

 

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Overview of Swedish Criminal Procedure (2012)

This overview of Swedish criminal procedure is an unedited draft to be published in Toward...

 

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Assange defence team wrong on European arrest warrant? (2011)

The link to fulltext leads to a text and audio recording of a short interview...

 

Non-English writings

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Uppsåt till försök att föröva brott (Intention in Attempted Crimes), Festskrift till Josef Zila (2013)

This paper discusses the nature of the intention required in attempted crimes. It describes the...

 

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Avvisa eller ogilla?, Liber amicarum et amicorum Karin Cornils – Glimt af nordisk straffrätt og straffeprosessrett (2010)

This contribution examines the question whether a court should acquit (i.e. to deliver a verdict...

 

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Dubbel straffbarhet i svensk straff- och straffprocessrätt (trans. "Double criminality in Swedish criminal and criminal procedural law"), Festskrift till Suzanne Wennberg (2009)

This article (in Swedish) clarifies the Swedish law regarding the requirement of double criminality in...

 

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Tahallisuuden topologia Thyrénistä Träskmaniin (trans. the topology of criminal intent from Thyrén to Träskman), Tidskrift utgiven av Juridiska Föreningen i Finland (2004)

This article examines the various dimensions of intention in criminal law. It sketches the idea...

 

Unpublished papers etc.

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Prohibition in Swedish Law of the Purchase of Sexual Service (2013)

Prostitution has never been a criminal offence under Swedish law. However, the purchase of sexual...

 

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Chapter 6 of the Swedish Penal Code (2013)

This is my ‘translation’ of Chapter 6 of the Swedish Penal Code, dealing with sexual...

 

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Decision on Application under Rule 103, Situation in Darfur, Case no ICC-02/05, Pre-Trial Chamber I, 4 February 2009 (2012)

This is an unedited draft of a contribution to be published in Annotated Leading Cases...

 

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Overview of Swedish Criminal Procedure (2012)

This overview of Swedish criminal procedure is an unedited draft to be published in Toward...

 

Editorship of books, anthologies etc.

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Festskrift till Per Ole Träskman (2011)

This is a Festschrift dedicated to Per Ole Träskman, Professor emeritus of criminal law and...