The Book

Digital Evidence & eDiscovery Law Practice in Nigeria

Chapter 38

Cybercrime: Evidentiary Issues in Prosecution and Defence in Consequence of Digital Forensic Investigation

Finally, when the report of the forensic examiner indicts a particular individual or group of persons, the need for prosecution arises with its attendant challenges. The prosecutorial challenges in cybercrime prosecution raises preliminary issues the prosecutor must engage in other to thoroughly present his case as deemed fit in the circumstances. Chapter 38 x-rays these issues as well as the defence counsel obligation in challenge of the forensic report where expedient.