Miscarriages of Justice

Written By Clive Walker
Miscarriages of Justice
  • Publsiher : OUP Oxford
  • Release : 27 July 1999
  • ISBN : 1854316877
  • Pages : 402 pages
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Download or read book entitled Miscarriages of Justice by author: Clive Walker which was release on 27 July 1999 and published by OUP Oxford with total page 402 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The authors examine the various steps within the criminal justice system which have resulted in the conviction of the innocent, and suggest remedies as to how miscarriages might be avoided in the future. The contributors comprise academics, campaigners and practitioners.

Miscarriages of Justice

Miscarriages of Justice
  • Author : Clive Walker
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 402
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : The authors examine the various steps within the criminal justice system which have resulted in the conviction of the innocent, and suggest remedies as to how miscarriages might be avoided in the future. The contributors comprise academics, campaigners and practitioners....

Miscarriages of Justice

Miscarriages of Justice
  • Author : Brent E. Turvey,Craig M Cooley
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-05-19
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : Miscarriages of justice are a regular occurrence in the criminal justice system, which is characterized by government agencies that are understaffed, underfunded, and undertrained across the board. We know this because, every week, DNA testing and innocence projects across the United States help to identify and eventually overturn wrongful convictions. ...

Rethinking Miscarriages of Justice

Rethinking Miscarriages of Justice
  • Author : M. Naughton
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2007-09-05
  • Total pages : 233
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : Drawing on Foucauldian theory and 'social harm' paradigms, Naughton offers a radical redefinition of miscarriages of justice from a critical perspective. This book uncovers the limits of the entire criminal justice process and challenges the dominant perception that miscarriages of justices are rare and exceptional cases of wrongful imprisonment....

Miscarriages of Justice

Miscarriages of Justice
  • Author : Inside Justice
  • Publisher : Inside Justice
  • Release Date : 2014-01
  • Total pages : 44
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : This booklet provides a brief guide for persons accused and/or convicted of crimes they did not commit. The guide is intended for miscarriage of justice victims and those working to overturn the wrongful conviction....

Memory and Miscarriages of Justice

Memory and Miscarriages of Justice
  • Author : Mark L. Howe,Lauren M. Knott,Martin A. Conway
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2017-08-16
  • Total pages : 206
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : Memory is often the primary evidence in the courtroom, yet unfortunately this evidence may not be fit for purpose. This is because memory is both fallible and malleable; it is possible to forget and also to falsely remember things which never happened. The legal system has been slow to adapt ...

Wrongful Convictions and Miscarriages of Justice

Wrongful Convictions and Miscarriages of Justice
  • Author : C. Ronald Huff,Martin Killias
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 431
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : This innovative work builds on Huff and Killiase(tm) earlier publication (2008), but is broader and more thoroughly comparative in a number of important ways:ee (1) while focusing heavily on wrongful convictions, it places the subject of wrongful convictions in the broader contextual framework of miscarriages of justice and provides discussions ...

Misleading DNA Evidence

Misleading DNA Evidence
  • Author : Peter Gill
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-06-01
  • Total pages : 100
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : DNA has become the gold standard by which a person can be placed at the scene of a crime, and the past decade has seen great advances in this powerful crime solving tool. But the statistics that analysts can attach to DNA evidence often vary, and in some cases the ...

Miscarriages of Justice

Miscarriages of Justice
  • Author : Sir Thomas Murray Thorp
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005-01-01
  • Total pages : 98
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : Read online Miscarriages of Justice written by Sir Thomas Murray Thorp, published by which was released on 2005-01-01. Download full Miscarriages of Justice Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Understanding Miscarriages of Justice

Understanding Miscarriages of Justice
  • Author : Richard Nobles,David Schiff (Law professor)
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 279
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : When justice is contested and uncertain, how can miscarriage of justice be viewed. This book addresses this question, looking at the relationship between the legal construction of criminal justice, most notably that of trials and appeals....

Wrongful Conviction

Wrongful Conviction
  • Author : C. Ronald Huff,Martin Killias
  • Publisher : Temple University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-01-28
  • Total pages : 326
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : Imperfections in the criminal justice system have long intrigued the general public and worried scholars and legal practitioners. In Wrongful Conviction, criminologists C. Ronald Huff and Martin Killias present an important collection of essays that analyzes cases of injustice across an array of legal systems, with contributors from North America, ...

The Innocent and the Criminal Justice System

The Innocent and the Criminal Justice System
  • Author : Michael Naughton
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2013-06-11
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : The Innocent and the Criminal Justice System examines competing perspectives on, and definitions of, miscarriages of justice to tackle these questions and more in this critical sociological examination of innocence and wrongful conviction. This book: • is the first book of its kind to cover wrong convictions, from definition and causation ...

Forensic Investigations and Miscarriages of Justice

Forensic Investigations and Miscarriages of Justice
  • Author : Bibi Sangha,Robert N. Moles,Kent Roach
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 447
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : Miscarriages of justice have been the focus of judicial and public inquiries in Britain, Canada, and Australia. The objective of Forensic Investigations and Miscarriages of Justice is to make clear that, despite the rules laid down by statutes and decided cases to ensure that criminal trials are properly conducted, there ...

Redressing Miscarriages of Justice Practice and Procedure in International Criminal Cases

Redressing Miscarriages of Justice  Practice and Procedure in  International  Criminal Cases
  • Author : Geert-Jan Knoops
  • Publisher : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
  • Release Date : 2013-06-27
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : The author offers an extensive review of the mechanisms available in different (international) law-systems to prevent and redress miscarriages of justice, from the causes of miscarriages of justice to examining forensic reports....

Travesty

Travesty
  • Author : Kerry Carrington
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 215
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : Collection of essays on cases from Australia and Britain including those of the Chamberlains, Tim Anderson and the Birmingham Six. Essayists include Paul Wilson, the Director of Research at the Australian Institute of Criminology and Tom Molomby, well-known barrister and author. The book presents a wide-ranging and careful analysis of ...

Miscarriages of Justice The Case of Judith Ward

Miscarriages of Justice  The Case of Judith Ward
  • Author : Lina Kudriavcevaite
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release Date : 2018-02-02
  • Total pages : 8
  • ISBN : 1854316877
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Summary : Essay from the year 2010 in the subject Law - Criminal process, Criminology, Law Enforcement, grade: 2:1, University of Hull, language: English, abstract: This essay deals with the case of Judith Ward. In 1974, at the age of twenty-five, Judith Ward was accused of bombing a British Army coach on the M62 motorway, ...