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Is it reasonable to abandon the stage of institution of a criminal case?


Svetlana Mikhailovna Darovskikh

defended her doctoral thesis in Judicial legal propositions in criminal proceedings: theoretical aspects and forms of actions. Now she is a head of Criminal Procedure and Criminology department of South Ural State University. She is the author of 60 publications. Research interests: criminal procedure, procuracy supervision, sources of law. E-mail:


Vadim Mukhtarovich Tarzimanov

was born on July 6, 1984. In 2007 he graduated from the Institute of Justice of the Ural State Law Academy. Now he is a postgraduate student of Criminal Procedure and Criminalistics Department of South Ural State University. He is the author of 2 publications. Research interests: pre-trial proceedings at criminal cases. E-mail:


Problems and Questions of Criminal Law, Criminal Justice and Criminalistics


The article deals with the problem of leaving the stage of institution of a criminal case in criminal proceedings of Russia. The authors argue upon the support of an idea that this stage should be kept and it should be updated.


institution of a criminal case stage, criminal proceedings, abandon of a stage, grounds for institution of a case.

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