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The Continuing Chronology of Confusion: Crime Prevention, Welfare and the Why of Youth Justice
International human rights law states that child well-being must be paramount. The aims of the Youth Justice System in England and Wales should reflect this, but the present system fails to do so as its aims are various ...
(Oxford University Press, 2013)
This chapter provides an overview of contemporary sentencing policy and practice.
Circumstance, Choice and the Denial of a Superior Orders Defence in International and Comparative Criminal Justice
(Journal of International and Comparative Law, 2016-12)
Claims that an actor who followed orders issued by a superior should be granted a defence to a criminal offence are largely rejected in international and domestic criminal law. Various justifications have been offered: ...
Does plural suit rural? Reflections on quasi-policing in the countryside
(Vathek Publishing, 2010)
Challenging the ongoing injustice of imprisonment for public protection: James, Wells and Lee v the United Kingdom
(The Modern Law Review, 2013)