Mala captus, bene detentus in Venezuela

Fernando M. Fernández* Versión en español aquí. In Venezuela, the judicial practice of the so-called «bad arrest, good detention» or mala captus, bene detentus has been established, a controversial and interesting doctrine of international criminal law, which has allowed suspects to be apprehended in other countries in an irregular manner and then the detention to be legalized locally.  The […]