Andres Parmas

Adviser to the Criminal Chamber, Supreme Court of Estonia, Lecturer of Criminal Law, University of Tartu



  • Post-Sentence Detention Unconstitutional – What Now?

    15 December 2011


    RiTo No. 24, 2011

    On 21 June 2011, the general assembly of the Supreme Court of Estonia in Case No. 3-4-1-16-10 declared the institution of post-sentence detention, established for dealing with dangerous repeat offenders, to be unconstitutional. The purpose of the article is to draft possible answers to the question “How will the problem of habitual criminals that are dangerous to the society be dealt with in the future?”