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Leipziger Kommentar StGB Online

[The Leipzig Commentary on the German Criminal Code, Online]

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This trusted work provides the most comprehensive coverage of German criminal law available. Its strong reputation is based on a combination of academically rigorous and practice-oriented commentary, written by re-nowned authors and contributors from both active legal practice and academia.

Extensive coverage of a wide range of material – from historical origins and debates over reform to comparative analyses and discussion of related areas of law – help to answer obscure questions not covered in competing works. The work provides exhaustive coverage of current judicial interpretations and perspectives in the literature, illuminating routes for the resolution of legal disputes.

The online version provides readers with of all volumes of the current edition published so far, and contains links to cited decisions and norms. Provisions that are not yet commented in the current edition will continuously be supplemented by way of the updates. Advanced search features ease access to the entire work.

  • The most comprehensive commentary available on the German Criminal Code (StGB)
  • Advanced search features ease access to the entire work
  • The commentary contains links to cited decisions and norms
  • Updated several times each year