Volume 16 : 2019

2019-08-14

Jolita Kančauskienė - Computer forensics and electronic evidence in criminal legal proceedings: Lithuania’s experience

https://journals.sas.ac.uk/deeslr/article/view/5015

Jolita Kančauskienė, a Prosecutor of the Criminal Prosecution Department, Prosecutor General’s Office in the Republic of Lithuania, examines the role and development of electronic evidence in criminal legal proceedings in Lithuania. Since the ultimate objective is to use evidence to prove or disprove disputed facts, electronic evidence must be obtained in compliance with existing legislation and best practice to ensure admissibility at trial.

Index words: Evidence law, criminal procedure, Electronic evidence law and legislation, Lithuania