• 12-SEP-2012

Victims of Crime Find a New Voice at EU Level

In a step that many say is long overdue, the European Parliament has approved legislation that creates minimum rights for all victims of crime in every EU member state. Teresa Jiménez-Becerril, a Spanish member of the EPP Group, has taken the lead in assessing and strengthening a draft directive proposed 18 months ago by the European Commission. Available material includes an edited package.