National Implementation of IHL
Breisacher case, Court of Cassation, 10 October 2001
 Arrêt Breisacher de la Cour de cassation du 10 octobre 2001

10.10.2001
Cour de cassation (Assemblée plénière)
Bulletin criminel 2001 n° 206 p. 660, Revue trimestrielle de droit civil, janvier-mars 2002, n° 1, p. 169-172.

Summary
The Court of Cassation rules that the President of the Republic can not be prosecuted during the course of his term, the only exception being prosecution for the crime of high treason.

Decision
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