Breivik appeals court’s appointment of new psychiatrists
Anders Behring Breivik submitted an appeal today of the decision by the Oslo District Court (Oslo Tingrett) to appoint new psychiatrists. His lawyer, Geir Lippestad, said to Dagbladet that the reason for the appeal is that, in their view, the court has based the decision on material that should not have been available it.
Persons charged with terrorist Anders Behring Breivik defenders appeals the decision to appoint two new experts psychiatrists.
“We deliver our appeal to the court today. We believe that it is committed procedural errors, as we believe the court has made use of confidential material as it has no chance. So we’ll see what the Court of Appeal and any Supreme Court opinion,” says Geir Lippestad to Dagbladet.
Lippestad and co-lawyer Vibeke Hein Bæra was today at Breivik at Ila, and they decided together to appeal.
The defense believes there is talk of a serious error from the court side.
“It is a procedural error that is of such great importance that the decision be revoked,” says Bæra….
Original article: Breiviks forsvarere anker psykiateroppnevnelsen
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