Lustration laws are used in the nations of the former communist bloc to determine whether suspected individuals collaborated with the former state security service. An overview is presented of the current status of such laws.
Mark S. Ellis,
Purging the Past: The Current State of Lustration Laws in the Former Communist Bloc,
59 Law and Contemporary Problems
Available at: http://scholarship.law.duke.edu/lcp/vol59/iss4/14