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House Bill 39: Citizen Rights & Safeguard Act

Lashnakia

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on: May 04, 2020, 03:39:42 pm
House Bill 39: Citizen Rights & Safeguard Act (Revised II)

Purpose: To safeguard citizens from self-incrimination and provide additional rights during a trial.

Article 1: Charging a citizen
1. The Chief Justice must authorize a search warrant.
2. When executing a search warrant or charging a citizen they must first be informed of the rights granted to them either by House Law or the Force Constitution.

Article 2: Trial and Citizenship Rights
1. No person shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself.
2. The defendant shall have the right to seek legal counsel before and during a trial.
2.1. The defendant may seek legal counsel from any Union Citizen.
2.2. If no one wishes to give legal counsel to the defendant, the Founder shall be obligated to do so.
3. You have a right to face your accuser and compel their testimony during a trial.
4. You have the right to call witnesses on your behalf during a trial.
5. Any citizen of the Union of Force or its Territories shall hold the right to vote.
« Last Edit: May 04, 2020, 04:32:46 pm by Libertatis Regalis »


Libertatis Regalis

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Reply #1 on: May 04, 2020, 04:32:36 pm
This bill has passed the House and is now awaiting signature from Renegalle and the Prime Minister.

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Reply #2 on: May 04, 2020, 04:35:54 pm
I hereby sign this bill.



Sir Salibaic

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Reply #3 on: May 04, 2020, 04:37:08 pm
I sign


Marcelli

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Reply #4 on: May 26, 2020, 03:32:54 pm
This bill is legal and gives necessary rights to citizens for their protection.