Projects Criminal Law

I. Foundations


II. Contemporary Challenges


III. Transnational Criminal Law Theory


IV. The Role of Criminal Law in Fragmented Societies


V. Sexual Autonomy and Sexual Offenses


VI. Translations of Foreign Penal Codes


The following translations are currently in progress:

  • The Norwegian Penal Code – Lov om straff (straffeloven) of 20 May 2005. German translation and introduction by Karin Cornils and Erling Johannes Husabø.
    2nd ed. (incorporates amendments up to 1 December 2020) (forthcoming).
  • The Turkish Penal Code – Türk Ceza Kanunu: Law No. 5237 of 26 september 2004. German translation and introduction by Silvia Tellenbach.
    2nd ed. (incorporates amendments up to 1 January 2021) (forthcoming).
  • The Italian Penal Code – Codice penale italiano. New translation by Margareth Helfer, Konstanze Jarvers, and Thomas Vormbaum with introduction by Konstanze Jarvers.