Challenge as a legal institution


The term «challenge» is used in procedural law and criminal procedure science to denote the number of legal phenomena. The article analyses challenge as a legal institution. The characteristics of this legal institution is presented, its subject matter is defined, its structural elements are revealed. Definition of challenge as an institution of criminal procedure law is given. It is proved that the essential characteristic of the institute of challenge gives the object of regulated relations. The author comes to the conclusion that the institution of challenge is not fully covered by Chapter 9 of the Criminal Procedure Code of the Russian Federation. According to the author, challenge is interdisciplinary legal institute.

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A. S. Taran

Samara State University

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