Secret laws

Other Names:
Secret regulations
Secret government procedures

It is inconsistent with fundamental notions of justice to convict or punish persons for violations of laws, decrees, or regulations which have been kept secret, or have not received sufficient publication to give notice to such persons, or whose contents is not available or accessible to the general public or persons affected by such laws.

Related Problems:
Secretive organizations
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST