The purpose of this paper is to analyze the origin, purpose, use, scope and limitations of the so-called decision not to pursue the investigation, which is contemplated in Article 248 (c) of the Code of Criminal Procedure. For this purpose, the current regulation is analyzed from a dogmatic perspective, providing jointly statistics on its impact in the Chilean criminal procedure system.
|Translated title of the contribution||Use and abuse of the decision not to pursue the investigation|
|Number of pages||27|
|Journal||Revista Chilena de Derecho|
|State||Published - Apr 2020|