Are you going to court as a witness? Approximately 70 000 people appears as witnesses in Norwegian courts. For some that are called in as witness in ...
Are you going to court as a witness? Approximately 70 000 people appears as witnesses in Norwegian courts. For some that are called in as witness in a court case may experience uncertainty and anguish. The Norwegian Court Administration has developed this app for young witnesses and defendants. The goal is to give information about the courtsystem in order to make the participants feel more secure about their appearance. The target group for this app is from 16 years and upwards. The app has a easy and understandable language. The app can also be helpful for others that have limited knowledge about the court system. The mobil app consist of three parts: Frequently Asked Questions, Overiview of the particpants in the court, and a description of the court system itself. *** In the first part you will find answers to a series of questions that young witnesses and defendants often wonders about when going to the court. It could be questions like: May I bring someone with me to court? What should I wear? Can the defendant ask me questions? Will there be journalists there? *** The other part, Who is Who, consists of a graphical, interactiv presentation of the different court room and cases. Here you can maneuver around in the court by tapping on the different participants and get a description of who they are and what they do. *** In the last part you will find information about the court system that is particularly targeted witnesses and defendants. You will also find a timeline from a criminal act is done, until the penalty is implemented. You will see a presentation of the normal process a case have in a ordinary criminal case and in a civil case. There is also a legal dictionary, and a list of contact information to the police and the different courts in the country. The app does not cover all possible variations of courtcases and processes and does not aim at covering all legal aspects that can be experienced in court.
Size: 7.58 MB
Price: 0,00 €
Developed by Domstolene i Norge
Day of release: 2012-04-10
Recommended age: 4+