Petr ROMASHKIN, USSR Lawyer. Doctor of Legal Science since 1957; Professor, Chair of Criminal Law, Law Department, Moscow University, since 1952; corresponding member, USSR Academy. of Science, 5. 1958; Director, Institute of Law, USSR Academy of Science, since 1958; member, Executive Committee, Union for the Defense of Peoples’ Rights, since 1958; member, Editor Board, journal “Sovetskoe gosudarstvo i pravo” (Soviet State and Law).
ROMASHKIN, Petr was born in 1915.
1936 graduated Kazan Law Institute.
Specialist in criminal law, particularly criminal legislation in pre-revolutionary Russia and criminal responsibility for intemat. crimes. 1958 spoke at “learned” discussions on the struggle with “revisionism” and “the construction of Communism in the USSR”. 1939-1958 worked for USSR Council of Ministers.
1943-1952 lecturer, Chair of Criminal Law, Law Faculty, Moscow University.