Practice Relating to Rule 100. Fair Trial Guarantees
Section D. Information on the nature and cause of the accusation
In 2007, in its second periodic report to the Human Rights Committee, Croatia stated:
In the case of suspicion or accusation for a criminal offence, the suspected, accused or prosecuted person shall have the right:
- To be informed in detail, and in the language he or she understands, within the shortest possible term, of the nature and reasons for the charges against him or her and of the evidence incriminating him or her.