Dr. Nora Scheidegger




Traditional criminal laws defined sexual assault as a crime that required violence or threats of violence. Paradigms have shifted: present-day law reforms in various countries focus on lack of consent. There are, however, different approaches regarding how to transform this… more

Due to the reconceptualization of rape and other sexual offenses as violations of the victim’s sexual autonomy and in view of the obligations arising from international and regional human rights law, more and more European legal systems are revising their understanding of sexual… more


Journal Article (1)

Journal Article
Scheidegger, N., Lavoyer, A., & Stalder, T. (2020). Reformbedarf im schweizerischen Sexualstrafrecht: «Egoistisch, rücksichtslos, kaltherzig» – aber strafrechtlich nicht relevant? Sui generis, 57–75. doi:10.21257/sg.122

Book (1)

Scheidegger, N. (2018). Das Sexualstrafrecht der Schweiz: Grundlagen und Reformbedarf. Stämpfli: Bern. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/21.11116/0000-0008-1155-5

Other (1)

Scheidegger, N. (2019). “Respekt vor dem ‘Nein’ gehört ins Gesetz”: Streitgespräch. Plädoyer. Zürich: Konsumenteninfo AG. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/21.11116/0000-0008-1164-4

Contribution to a Commentary (2)

Contribution to a Commentary
Scheidegger, N. (2020). Kommentierung der Art. 187-200 StGB. In StGB: annotierter Kommentar (pp. 1146–1206). Bern: Stämpfli. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/21.11116/0000-0008-115A-0
Contribution to a Commentary
Scheidegger, N. (2020). Kommentierung der Art. 372-380a StGB. In StGB: annotierter Kommentar (pp. 1824–1837). Bern: Stämpfli. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/21.11116/0000-0008-1161-7
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