Corpus ID: 148246612

Value of Life——Japanese Cases and the Theory on Victim Compensation

  title={Value of Life——Japanese Cases and the Theory on Victim Compensation},
  author={S. I. Peng},
  • S. I. Peng
  • Published 2005
  • Psychology
  • Japanese cases uphold that the heir of a dead person should inherit the right of claim for victim compensation. The right of claim is based on an obtainable interest in future and Japanese Cases have developed some well-considered method by which the obtainable interest can be calculated. Since the idea based on the obtainable interest lead value of life too much different, some Japanese theories, which has greatly influenced judicial practice, persist in that victim compensation should be… CONTINUE READING

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