Practice Relating to Rule 100. Fair Trial Guarantees
Section N. Non bis in idem
Viet Nam’s Criminal Procedure Code (2015), which is applicable to the prosecution of war crimes, states:
Article 14. Double jeopardy
A person is not charged, investigated, prosecuted or tried on an act for which a Court’s effective conviction has been passed, unless that person commits another act jeopardizing the society and deemed criminal by the Criminal Code.