• Constitutions and Criminal Law Reform 

      Jacobsen, Jørn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-12-23)
      In 2014, a major revision of the Norwegian Constitution was carried out, the momentum being the 200th jubilee of the Constitution and of Norway’s independence in 1814. This was the first major revision of the Norwegian ...
    • The Norwegian Criminal Regulation of Drugs: An Overview and Some Principled Challenges 

      Jacobsen, Jørn; Taslaman, Selma (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-05-19)
      This article describes and critically analyses the current state of the Norwegian criminal regulation of drugs. The first parts of the article describe the contemporary rules and Norway’s international obligations in this ...
    • An Outline of the New Norwegian Criminal Code 

      Jacobsen, Jørn; Sandvik, Vilde Hallgren (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      This article gives an overview of the new criminal code, its background and content. It maps out the code’s background, the legislative process and central ideas. Furthermore, the article gives an outline of the general ...
    • Reforming the rape offence in Norwegian criminal law 

      Jacobsen, Jørn; Skilbrei, May-Len (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      This article addresses the content, context and development of the Norwegian rape offence to frame and explain current reform discussions. The authors describe how the offence has gradually expanded over time by partial ...
    • Utsyn over utviklingstrekk i det strafferettslege reaksjonssystemet 

      Jacobsen, Jørn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Artikkelen tematiserer dei overordna linjene i utviklinga i det strafferettslege reaksjonssystemet. Ein gjennomgang av hovudtrekka i reaksjonslærene til kriminallova, straffelova 1902 og straffelova 2005 vert nytta som ...