Discusses the High Court of Justiciary ruling in Lukstins (Indulis) v HM Advocate on when police can collect DNA samples from suspects who have been charged. Considers how the court's earlier decision in HM Advocate v Cowie (Yvonne Logan) has been clarified.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Edinburgh Law Review|
|Publication status||Published - 2013|
- Criminal charges
- DNA samples
- Police powers and duties