ECLAN is a network of researchers and academics engaging in EU criminal law across 32 countries.  It aims at developing academic research and training in the field of EU criminal law by facilitating collaborations and synergies between universities and research centres.  ECLAN organises conferences and edits publications, hosts a summer school and a PhD seminar dedicated to the EU area of criminal justice, and publishes a quarterly newsletter dedicated to recent developments in the field.

Recent Developments


On 16 July 2020 , the Grand Chamber of the Court of Justice delivered its judgment in Case C‑129/19 and decided as follows: 1. EU law must be interpreted as meaning that the rules on the non-con...
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Recent News & Events

ECLAN is looking for new Contact Points in Greece and France!

In order to fulfil the Network’s objectives, and considering its development and evolution, the ECLAN network is looking for new contact points for Greece and France. Candidates are invited to s...
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Recent Publications

The Legality of the Citizenship Deprivation of UK Foreign Terrorist Fighters

Citizenship deprivation of foreign terrorist fighters by the United Kingdom is increasing. This is of debatable legality under international law on five separate grounds. First, the UK is arguably wr...
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