Judge Frank J. LaBuda from New York, who was in visit in Bosnia and Herzegovina and region for a few days, visited American University in Bosnia and Herzegovina on October 21st. AUBiH students were honored to have this remarkable opportunity to participate at the lecture of Judge LaBuda on the Plea Bargaining in the United States. Students were also acquainted with interesting facts about the role of Judge, Prosecutor and Defense, the Jury Trial System in US, their common practices and speedy trial issues.
New York State Judge Frank J. LaBuda serves as the elected Justice of the highest trial level court in the State of New York since 1997. He has authored more than 165 published decisions that have provided „legal precedent“ for other trial judges on constitutional, statutory and common law issues of evidence, trial procedure, criminal, civil and negligence law. Judge Labuda's distinguished legal career spans four decades.